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Published by Isaac Pitman in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fénelon, François de Salignac de La Mothe- , 1651-1715.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLife & works of Fénelon., Life and works of Fénelon.
    Statementby Paul Janet ; translated and edited, with introduction, notes and index, by Victor Leuliette.
    SeriesATLA monograph preservation program -- ATLA fiche 1989-1699.
    ContributionsLeuliette, Victor.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxx, 307 p., [1] leaf of plates
    Number of Pages307
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14008221M
    ISBN 100790599740

      Extracts from the writings of François Fenelon, archbishop of Cambray: with some memoirs of his life: to which are added letters expressive of love and friendship, the writer not known: recommended to the perusal and notice of the religiously disposed by Fénelon, François de Salignac de La Mothe-, ; Kendall, John, , edPages: The Complete Fenelon – The Royal Way of the Cross, Talking with God, Meditations on the Heart of God, and God of My Heart Throughout Fenelon’s lifetime and the centuries that have followed, Christians who have felt drawn toward a life of closer communion with God have found in Fenelon’s writings a depth of understanding of their struggles that has been a source of profound : Francois Fenelon.

    In Church history, Fénelon is known especially for his part in the Quietism debate with his earlier patron Bossuet. In his work Explication des maximes des Saints sur la vie intérieure (Explanation of the Adages of the Saints on the Inner Life) in , he defended Madame du Guyon, the main representative of Quietistic mysticism.5/5(1). Fénelon has helped me to think of the work of the cross--redemption--as the constant tension of growth and change as the old nature gives way to the new. It is a process that starts with the new birth and ends at the close of our earthly journey, by which time we are hopefully more mature in the likeness of Christ.

    François Fénelon A Biography: The Apostle of True Love is well researched, drawing on broadly on the scholarly literature on Fénelon, commending his life and teaching to us for the real spiritual insight he offers. Gorday unfolds the story of Françoi de Salignac de la Mothe-Fénelon chronologically. Fénelon repeatedly expressed her confusion about the SS officers, especially camp leaders Kramer and Maria Mandel, both of whom loved music and yet were vicious killers. For example, Kramer. cried when we played the 'Traumerei' by Schubert. Kramer gas people. When he was tired from his work, he came to us and listened to g: life and works.


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Fénelon, his life and works. Port Washington, N.Y., Kennikat Press [] (OCoLC) Named Person: François de Salignac de La Mothe- Fénelon; François de Salignac de La Mothe- Fénelon; François de Salignac de La Mothe- Fénelon: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Paul Janet; Victor Leuliette.

François de Salignac de la Mothe-Fénelon (–) was a French archbishop, theologian, and writer whose excursions into the contemplative life, especially the quietism espoused by Madame Jeanne Guyon, caused controversy in the church of his day.

His writings remain as an encouragement and source of spiritual growth for many Christians today.4/5(1). Fénelon is arguably one of the most neglected major philosophers of early modernity.

His political masterwork was the most-read book in eighteenth-century France after the Bible, and yet today even specialists rarely engage his work directly. Title: Fénelon: His Life and Works (Classic Reprint) Format: Paperback Product dimensions: pages, 9 X 6 X in Shipping dimensions: pages, 9 X 6 X in Published: December 3, Publisher: FB&C Ltd Language: English.

Proper Heads of Self-Examination for a King. Drawn Up for the Use of the Late Dauphin of France, by M. de Fnelon, Together with the Author's Life, a Complete Catalogue of His Works.

and Memoir. François Fénelon $ Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality Fénelon Religion. Librivox Free Audiobook. CulturZ Pathways Communication on Fire by Nicole Termin Kasploosha show Aka Tora Podcast Full text of "Fénelon, his life and works".

François Fénelon has books on Goodreads with ratings. François Fénelon’s most popular book is Let Go: To Get Fénelon and Real Joy.

The Political Philosophy of Fénelon Ryan Patrick Hanley. Provides a concise and comprehensive introduction to Fénelon's life and work ; The first book-length study of Fénelon's philosophy to appear in English ; Demonstrates the impact of Fénelon's thought in a broad range of areas from economics to religion and literature.

For his princely pupil, Fénelon wrote several entertaining and educational works, including the extensive adventure, travel, and educational novel "Les Aventures de Télémaque, fils d'Ulysse" ("The Adventures of Telemachus, son of Ulysses"), which depicted the ideal of a wise king.

In Church history, Fénelon is known especially for his part in the Quietism debate with his earlier patron Bossuet.

In his work Explication des maximes des Saints sur la vie intérieure (Explanation of the Adages of the Saints on the Inner Life) inhe defended Madame du Guyon, the main representative of Quietistic mysticism.

He provided. François Fénelon, was a French Roman Catholic theologian, poet and writer. InFénelon met Jeanne Marie Bouvier de la Motte Guyon, usually known simply as “Mme Guyon”, who was being well-received in the social circle of the Beauvilliers and Chevreuses.

He was deeply impressed by her piety and went on to become a devotee and defender Missing: life and works. François de Salignac de la Mothe-Fénelon (French: [də la mɔt fenəlɔ̃]), more commonly known as François Fénelon (6 August – 7 January ), was a French Roman Catholic archbishop, theologian, poet and writer.

He today is remembered mostly as the author of The Adventures of Telemachus, first published in Archdiocese: Cambrai. Selections from the Writings of Fenelon.

François de Salignac de la Mothe-Fénelon was a French archbishop, theologian, and writer whose excursions into the contemplative life, especially quietism, caused controversy in the church of his day.

Fénelon was, in spirit and in truth, a Christian —a lover of God and man. His pure and expansive Brand: Francois Fenelon. Although descended from a long line of French nobility, Francois Fenelon devoted his life to Christ and the church.

Inhe was appointed as the tutor of the seven-year-old Duke of Burgundy, who was second in line for the French throne. When Fenelon began his /5(44). Fénelon, his life and his works. London, I.

Pitman & Sons, (OCoLC) Named Person: François de Salignac de La Mothe- Fénelon; François de Salignac de La Mothe- Fénelon: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Paul Janet; Victor Leuliette.

The Best of Fenelon consists of three of his most popular and enduring works in one volume: "Spiritual Letters," "Christian Counsel," and "Maxims of the Saints." For teachings on the inner life and a deeper walk with Christ, there is no better book than this.

Book contains a URL link to an audio download of selected excerpts. Fenelon, an archbishop, wrote the first two works, Christian Counsel and Spiritual Letters, which illustrate his keen sense of spiritual counsel. Madame Guyon, a close friend of Fenelon, wrote the next works, Method of Prayer and On the Way to God, which indicate the importance of constant prayer.

Fenelon's writings poured forth with the spirit of Christian love and the spirit of the Savior of mankind--a love that, Fenelon believed, could conquer self, bind us to our neighbor, and raise us into the presence of almighty collection of Fenelon's work, including doctrinal teachings, letters, meditations, prayers, and devotions, is sure to empower your devotional life and bring you /5(2).

Selections from the writings of Fenelon, with a memoir of his life. By a Lady [E. Follen]. Second edition: Authors: François de Salignac de La Mothe- Fénelon, Eliza Lee FOLLEN: Published: Original from: The British Library: Digitized: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

A celebrated French bishop and author, b. in the Château de Fénelon in Périgord (Dordogne), 6 August, ; d. at Cambrai, 7 January, He came of ancient family of noble birth but small means, the most famous of his ancestors being Bertrand de Salignac (d.

), who fought at Metz under the Duke Guise and became ambassador to England; also François de Salignac I, Louis de Salignac I.

The debate over the existence of God is one of the questions that has animated Western philosophy for thousands of years. In this engaging volume, Catholic theologian Francois Fenelon provides an overview of some of the most compelling arguments for and against the existence of God. A must-read for believers and skeptics alike.The extracts from Fenelon here given under the title of "Christian Counsel" have been translated from the "Avis Chretiens" contained in the fourth volume of the Paris edition of his works in 10 vols.

12 mo, The Spiritual Letters are from the same source. The translation of the "Method of Prayer" is that which commonly passesFile Size: KB.Later exiled from Versailles for political reasons, Fénelon set out to improve the lot of peasants of his diocese and to deepen the spiritual life of all with whom he came in contact.

Until his death, he corresponded with those at court who had become his spiritual “children.”5/5(1).