By Gene Edwards
Uninterested in the routines of non secular ritualism and parched by way of the educating of dry dogma, guy searches for the way again domestic to where of His presence. regrettably, this trip inward is a "road much less traveled" and too few have discovered the way in which. Gene Edwards, the grasp storyteller, has accrued jointly the writing of 3 Christian mystics from the 17th century: Michael Molinos, Madam Guyon, and Francois Fenelon, The writings of those "masters of the religious means" might be as lampposts major the weary tourist in the direction of that mystery position lovingly created by way of the daddy. The writings of Molinos, Fuyon, and Fenelon will deliver you to the edge of your personal humanity as they trap you to step over the edge into the realm the place God has ready a different position only for you. Are you residing in a drought of non secular dryness? Are you misplaced within the depths of religious loneliness? Are you eager for a second of religious fact? Then a hundred Days in a mystery position is your manner out!
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You rest. But what does that mean? You rest in the continuously inward act of abiding. Now, in this state of rest, is your soul active or passive? It is active! You are not in a passive state, even if you are resting. 54 WAY OF THE CROSS But what activity could there be in resting? You are resting in the act of abiding in His love. Can that be activity? Yes! Inside your spirit there is an act going on. It is a sweet sinking into Deity. The inward attraction—the magnetic pull—becomes more and more powerful.
You should continually be turning within to God. Give Him all your attention; pour out all the strength of your being purely on Him. Reunite all the motions of your heart in the holiness of God. ) How is this done? By earnestly turning to God, who is always there within you. ) Each of us, by sinning, has turned from our heart, and it is only the heart that God desires. My son, give me your heart and let your eyes delight in my ways (see Proverbs 23:26). 52 WAY OF THE CROSS What does it mean to give your whole heart to God?
You turn inward to your spirit and, in so doing, turn away from outward activities and outward distractions. Inward activity begins by simply turning within to Jesus Christ, for that is where He is, within your spirit. You should continually be turning within to God. Give Him all your attention; pour out all the strength of your being purely on Him. Reunite all the motions of your heart in the holiness of God. ) How is this done? By earnestly turning to God, who is always there within you. ) Each of us, by sinning, has turned from our heart, and it is only the heart that God desires.