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On loving God

Bernard of Clairvaux, Saint

On loving God

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Published by Cistercian Publications in Kalamazoo, MI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bernard, -- of Clairvaux, Saint, -- 1090 or 91-1153.,
  • God -- Worship and love.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Bernard of Clairvaux ; with an analytical commentary by Emero Stiegman.
    SeriesCistercian Fathers series -- no. 13B
    ContributionsStiegman, Emero.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination219 p.
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19979191M
    ISBN 100879071141


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When I first picked up this book, I was a bit erred by the sunflower on the cover and wondered what this book might want to tell me. But now after having finished the last pages, I can see why Colson chose to title this work simply "Loving God."/5(78).

This book was unexpectedly engrossing in how it used biographical anecdotes to illustrate what loving God really consists of: obedience, service, acknowledging one's sin, and listening.

The author recounts how his own "disgrace" in going to prison for his role in the Watergate coverup actually brought him a fulfilling relationship with God and /5. This book helped me to focus on coming to terms with the fact that that wasn't the TRUTH. He became my past and I needed to focus on my future, the one God had a plan for if I just rested on His promises.

No matter what you may be going through, Loving God /5(). Loving God by the Book. Ma ; Bookmark Read Later Share Sunday Psalm “I just don’t have enough time.” That’s the primary reason people give me for not meditating upon Scripture.

But in reality, we all make time for what’s important to us. A few years back, I photocopied the book of Philippians, cut it into.

Our love for God is manifested by loving people (Mark ), but we do not love the things of the world. “Earth has nothing I desire besides you” (Psalm ). We cannot love this present world and God at the same time (1 John ); love for what. Elizabeth George's Loving God with All Your Mind (more thancopies sold) has been revised and expanded.

Elizabeth lets women know that loving the Lord involves action. Focusing on six main scripture passages, she helps readers understand what it means to truly/5.

The Art of Loving God. A Great Book!. I am really loving this book. It has already made me feel closer to God. And as I was reading yesterday morning, I felt God's presence so strongly. And I've only read two section Should. Can't wait to read more, but it must be read slowly with attention to every word.5/5(2).

Here is a compelling, probing look at the cost of discipleship and the meaning of the first and greatest commandment--one that will strum a deeper, truer chord within, even as it strips away the trappings of shallow, cultural Christianity.

Paperback. Loving God: The Cost of Being a Christian () by Charles W. ColsonBrand: Zondervan. Changed from the Inside Out is a startling discovery of transformation of self, that the author experienced due to her faith and love of God. C D Swanson provides details of her own journey with God.

The reader will feel a sense of peace as the author attempts to /5(19). Sinners in the Hands of a Loving God (Book Review) Harley Voogd Books Novem Novem 8 Minutes James Jordan, in his. By: Bernard of Clairvaux () On Loving God is one of the best-known and most influential works of Medieval Christian mysticism.

Written at the request of one of the cardinals of Rome, it describes the four “levels” of love for God, and puts Christian devotion in the context of God’s love for : On loving God book of Clairvaux.

With sensitivity to the person whose perception of God has been calloused by tragedy, apologist/Bible teacher Ken Ham makes clear the hope-giving answers found in the pages of Scripture. Be ready when hurting hearts need comfort. Sensitively sharing the reality of original sin—and all that it means—creates a vital foundation for Bible-based healing in the midst of crisis.

God in His perfections must be wrathful against His rebel image-bearers, for they have offended Him; God in His perfections must be loving toward His rebel image-bearers, for He is that kind of God ” It is not at all inconsistent for God to be loving and wrathful.

Murder and killing are not the same. In Loving God with All Your Mind Elizabeth George explores six powerful Scripture passages to help you handle daily life, hard-to-understand situations, and difficult emotions. Let this Book and Workbook pack help you learn to live one day at a time without worry or anxiety.

Loving God With All Your Mind, Book & Study Guide by Elizabeth George5/5(3). The Best Christian Book of All Time Tournament to pick up a few classic Christian books that I had yet to read.

One of those was On Loving God by St. Bernard of Clairvaux. While there are many books in the tournament that I have on my list to read, like City of God by St. Augustine and The Cost of Discipleship by Dietrich Bonhoeffer, I selected On Loving God because it is broken up into. Loving Light Books,a series of books by God,channeled through Liane Rich.

God's books will inspire you, lift you up, transform your thinking and shift your consciousness. This is Spirituality and New Thought at it's best these are truly remarkable books. On Loving God was written in response to some questions addressed to Bernard by Haimeric, cardinal deacon and chancellor of the See of Rome.

It incorporates a letter earlier addressed to the monks. Life, in this verse, is the life of God or "life as God has it." And loving others is the only way to keep that God-kind of life flowing through you. I don't want to be one of what I call "the walking dead"─someone who lives and breathes but never truly lives as God desires.

The act of loving others is one of the most exhilarating things I. However, loving a being that you cannot detect with your five physical senses such as God can seem almost impossible. Charles Colson, former Nixon henchman during the Watergate scandal and now current leader of Prison Ministries, writes a wonderful book about what it means to be a Christian and how we can learn to love God.5/5(5).

This is the essence of what it means to love God: to be satisfied in him. In him — not just his gifts, but God himself, as the glorious person that he is. Loving God will include obeying all his commands; it will include believing all his word; it will include thanking him for all his gifts.

But all that is overflow. Bible verses about loving God. This is probably one of the biggest areas that I struggle with and I’m tired of it.

I hate not loving God the way I’m supposed to love God. I hate waking up without giving God the love that He deserves. We don’t cry enough to the gospel message. This book is written for women, but I am just one of many men who have benefited greatly from Elizabeth George's fantastic first work, Loving God With All Your her own gentle way, Elizabeth takes us on a journey through her own personal struggle with depression.5/5(5).

Loving. Doing. extends a thorough and compelling invitation to experience the fullness of the Christian life. “I pray that you will love God with all your mind — that you will engage your thinking as fully as possible for the sake of knowing God as fully as possible, for the sake of.

On Loving God By St. Bernard of Clairvaux 3 not remain sinful, so that same love which in equal measure He poured out upon angels kept them altogether free from sin.

Chapter II. On loving God. How much god deserves love from man in recognition of His gifts, both material and spiritual: and how these gifts should be cherished without neglect of.

Love triumphs all. This seems to be the message in Brian Zahnd’s book, Sinners in the Hands of a Loving God: The Scandalous Truth of the Very Good is for that very purpose, it would seem, that Zahnd has taken it upon himself to write this passionate and unapologetically liberal book on God’s love – reflected perfectly in the person, work, and death of Jesus.

Loving God Book Release. 36 likes. The greatest thing we can do is love God with all our heart, soul, mind & strength. This book shows us how to do this in a way that truly honors the ers:   Sinners in the Hands of a Loving God is the fourth book by Brian Zahnd I have read.

Zahnd is a pastor and has been helpful to me over the past decade as my theology and understanding of Christianity has shifted. His own shifts have been fairly similar to /5(2).

In Search of the Loving God proposes that the key to knowing and loving God is meditation, but that before we can love God, and effectively meditate, we need to overcome our fear of Him. The book challenges traditional Christian beliefs by taking a fresh look at the life of Jesus, and at how the church soon became corrupt and power-seeking and.

Saint Bernard's On Loving God is one of his most delightful, and most widely read, works. It stands in the tradition of the Fathers of the Church, but it carries patristic teaching into the Middle Ages and into the cloister. Its famous affirmation that God is to be loved without limit, sine modo, is taken directly from the letters of Saint.

What is love. In his text On Loving God, St. Bernard surveys the four types of love that Christians experience as they grow in their relationship with God: loving one's self, selfish love, loving God as God, and loving one's self in God.

Bernard reminds us that not only did God give us life, but He gave us indeed, "God deserves to be loved very much, yea, boundlessly, because. So, loving God and loving others is God’s supreme will (Mark –31).

Even in the Old Testament it says: Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind, and with all thy strength; this is the ï¬〉st commandment. And the second is this: Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself.

On loving God. How much god deserves love from man in recognition of His gifts, both material and spiritual: and how these gifts should be cherished without neglect of the Giver. Those who admit the truth of what I have said know, I am sure, why we are bound to love Size: KB. For this morning, we’re going to turn to the twelfth chapter of Mark and we’re going to be looking at verses 28 thro 28 through You’ll notice that I’ve titled this, “Loving God,” and that’.

The same God, both loving and just, full of grace and truth. The two-God theory does not hold water when confronted with the evidence of scripture. The cross was the ultimate act of love, but it was also a testimony to the necessity of God’s justice against sins (Rom ). To Do Justice, to Love Kindness, to Walk Humbly.

Promises of God. Truth Over Lies. 1 & 2 Thessalonians. Broken & Redeemed. Walking in Wisdom. In Everything Give Thanks. You Are Forgiven. Growing Through Prayer.

1st and 2nd Peter. Made for Community. The Road to Christmas. Source of Gratitude. Facilitator Tools. To pursue God with our minds simply for intellectual enjoyment and without the ultimate purpose of loving and worshiping Him is to miss what it means to love Him with our minds.

True knowledge of God always bears fruit in greater love for God and a greater desire to praise Him. The more we know Him, the more glorious He will appear to us. Get this from a library. On loving God. [Bernard, of Clairvaux Saint; Emero S Stiegman] -- "Saint Bernard's On Loving God is one of his most delightful, and most widely read, works.

It stands in the tradition of the Fathers of the Church, but it carries patristic teaching into the Middle. (The review that follows is lengthy, so I’ve linked a PDF copy here. Introduction “God is wrath. Or God is love?” This dichotomy printed in bold on the back drives the argument of Brian Zahnd’s new book, Sinners in the Hands of a Loving God.

Zahnd is the pastor of Word of Life Church in St. Joseph, Missouri. --It is in us --Remember me --We were there --The hunger for holiness --Be holy because I am holy --The everyday business of holiness --And his righteousness --Contra Mundum --The radical Christian --The holy nation --The holy nation --Shared suffering --The Church on the front lines --This is my body --Loving God --Life and death --In the.

On Loving God - audiobook Saint BERNARD OF CLAIRVAUX ( - ) "You want me to tell you why God is to be loved and how much.I answer, the reason for loving God is God Himself; and the measure.

ACL WMS AM. M ARY MARY -LOVING GOD WITH ALL YOUR HEART. Dianne Lorang in Keep the Fire Glowing 1, paraphrased this essential ingredient of mothering in the form of I Corinthians “If I talk to my children about what is right and what is wrong, but have not love, I am like a ringing doorbell or pots banging in the kitchen.

Loving God did a wonderful in setting the foundation for a walk with Christ. For so many new believers, they say, " I have accepted God into my heart, what do i do now?" This book shows the Christian how is God is supposed to be.

It was filled with a few too many stories towards then end, even though they were interesting and relevant/5(30). Today I have the privilege of posting some brief thoughts on the latest new book from Brian Zahnd, titled Sinners in the Hands of a Loving God, published by WaterBrook and released on 15 August.

Those who have followed my blog or my Facebook posts for any length of time will be no stranger to Zahnd.