Spiritual Builder Using Love and Knowledge

“When God has granted you a degree of spiritual knowledge, do not neglect love and self-control; for it is these which once they have purified the soul’s possible aspect, always keep open for you the way of such knowledge. “Dispassion and humility lead to spiritual knowledge. Without them no one will see the Lord. Since…

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Mystical Saint and the Way to Become One

“The fact that St. Francis wrote little and lived much, that his actions were of unequaled simplicity and directness, long blinded his admirers to the fact that he is a typical mystic: the only one, perhaps, who forced the most trivial and sordid circumstances of sensual life to become perfect expressions of reality. “Now the…

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Ontologism and Vicoism

“Vicoism is a philosophy based upon the conclusions of Giovanni Battista Vico, who held that God controls His world, not miraculously but through natural law. The laws by which men rule themselves , Vico declared, issue from a spiritual source within mankind which is en rapport with the law of the Deity. Hence material law…

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Infused Contemplation for Divine Knowledge and Oneness

“Intuitive or infused contemplation is the form of communion with the transcendent proper to those who have grown up to the state of Union; and feel and know the presence of God within the soul, as a love, a life, an ‘in-drawing attraction,’ calling and enticing all things to the still unachieved consummation of the…

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