How is it that the Holy Trinity dwells within each individual soul? Join Dan Burke and Melissa Elson as they discuss Divine Intimacy, Meditation #222 about why God chooses to dwell within the souls of His beloved creation.
Topics/Questions Covered in the Show:
- What is contemplation?
- What is the difference between natural and infused contemplation?
- What is the difference between acquired recollection and infused recollection?
- What do you do when spiritual reading is no longer joyful?
- Should the realization of one’s sinfulness cause desolation?
- Once we receive the gift of infused contemplation, where do we go from there? How do we share this complete and consuming love?
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- EWTN Global Catholic Radio
- Avila Institute for Spiritual Formation
- EWTN Religious Catalogue – online
- The Way of Perfection by St. Teresa of Avila
- “The Avila Summit” Information and Registration
- 1 Thessalonians 5:23 – USCCB Bible link
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What is Divine Intimacy Radio?
The Divine Intimacy Radio Show is a haven of rest and wellspring of spiritual life for those people seeking intimacy with God and the enlightened path of Catholic mystical and ascetical wisdom. Every week our co-hosts Dan Burke and Melissa Elson explore topics related to the interior life and Catholic teaching, including prayer, spiritual direction, meditation, contemplation, and holiness.
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