By Chiara Lubich,Bill Hartnett
Chiara observed God’s love in everybody and every little thing. the sunshine of this discovery enveloped her, and she or he felt like she was once on the middle of the Father’s love. This discovery is on the origin of Chiara’s spirituality which emerges from those early letters. They have been written to the younger ladies and others who have been drawn incidentally she awarded the Christian existence as a reaction to God’s love, which was once proven to her in Jesus, so much in particular in his abandonment and dying at the move.
In those letters, the God that Chiara invitations us to think in is Love. The conversion she asks people is a conversion to like. usually utilizing the language and magnificence of the saints and mystics of alternative a long time (like Saint Catherine of Siena and Saint Francis of Assisi), Chiara communicates her burning wish that “Love be loved,” that “all the realm be set ablaze by way of the hearth of Love.” Her phrases are jam-packed with fervor, but in addition simplicity and functional universal sense.
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Early Letters: At the Origins of a New Spirituality (A Spirituality of Unity) by Chiara Lubich,Bill Hartnett