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Nov. 15, 2016

Introduction to Pere Marie-Eugene of the Child Jesus, OCD

Coming up Nov. 19, 2016, Pere Marie-Eugene of the Child Jesus, OCD (born Henri Grialou), will be beatified. Many Carmelites and those interested in Prayer and Carmelite Spirituality, will recognize his name from some of the prominent books he authored. W...


Coming up Nov. 19, 2016, Pere Marie-Eugene of the Child Jesus, OCD (born Henri Grialou), will be beatified. Many Carmelites and those interested in Prayer and Carmelite Spirituality, will recognize his name from some of the prominent books he authored. Who is this Friar? What is he know for? How can he help us today on our spiritual journey? What was his testament? What is our responsibility? How can he help us grow in our bond with God? What did he say about the Holy Spirit? He challenges us to be resolved “to live with the Holy Spirit and seek Him out frequently.” What is his mission? Tune in to learn more.

RESOURCES:

Scripture:Jn. 7:38; Heb 11:27

Books: “I Want to See God; I Am a Daughter of the Church--a practical synthesis of Carmelite Spirituality, 2. Vols.” by Father Marie-Eugene of the Child Jesus, Trans. by Sister M. Verda Clare, CSC; Christian Classics.

“Under the Torrent of His Love: Therese of Lisieux, a Spiritual Genius” by Father Marie-Eugene of the Child Jesus, Trans. by Sister Mary Thomas Nobel, OP; Alba House.

“Where the Spirit Breathes: Prayer and Action” by Father Marie-Eugene of the Child Jesus, Trans. by Sister Mary Thomas Noble, OP; Alba House.

Websites: http://pere-marie-eugene.org www.notredamedevie.org