Evangelica Testificatio: Apostolic Exhortation on the Renewal of the Religious Life According to the Teachings of the Second Vatican Council [Pope Paul VI] on . Evangelica Testificatio is an apostolic exhortation issued by Pope Paul VI in , concerning the renewal of religious life according to the teaching of the. Evangelica Testificatio: Apostolic Exhortation on the Renewal of the Religious Life According to the Teachings of the Second Vatican Council. Front Cover.
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Widening the dialogue : reflection on Evangelica testificatio
Lumen gentium, 13, A. May you succeed in discovering this anew in an interior and closer relationship with Christ and in your direct contact with your brethren. Christus dominus, 35,3, A. Perfectae caritatis, 7, A. Share your thoughts with other customers. Paul perhaps like the ecclesial fullness of Christ and at the same time the sharing by each Christian in this fullness?
It is the duty of everyone, but especially of superiors and those who exercise responsibility among their brothers or sisters, to awaken in the community the certainties of faith which must be their guide. Lc 4, 18; 6. Again, He helps you to see the manifestations of His love in events.
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Don de Dios Formas externas e impulso interior Lc 12,  Cfr. Chastity is decisively positive, it witnesses to preferential love for the Lord and symbolizes in the most eminent and absolute way the mystery of the union of the Mystical Body with its Head, the union of the Bride with her eternal Bridegroom.
Is it not perhaps this preoccupation which in the course of the centuries has given rise in the Church to the demand for a life which is chaste, poor and obedient? How can We assist you to make the necessary discernment in this dynamic process itself, in which there is the constant risk that the spirit of the world will be intermingled with the action of the Holy Spirit?
Perfectae caritatis2. Communion in the Body and Blood of Christ is the primary source of this renewal; 59 by it may your will to love truly, and even to the sacrifice of your lives, be unceasingly confirmed.
Queridos religiosos y religiosa: It is a sublime task in the measure that it is a difficult one. It must be affirmed that religious observances demand, far more than intellectual instruction or training of the will, a true initiation with the purpose of deeply christianizing the individual in the spirit of the evangelical beatitudes.
The legitimate desire of exercising personal responsibility will not find expression in enjoyment of one’s own income but in fraternal sharing in the common good.
Cf Lumen gentium, 45, A. Doctrina de vida As you know from experience, the importance of the surroundings in which one lives should not be underestimated either in relation to the habitual orientation of the whole person—so complex and divided—in the direction of God’s call, or in relation to the spiritual integration of the person’s tendencies.
The gifts of the Spirit are many, but they always grant us a taste of that true and intimate knowledge of the Lord. Lumen Gentium42, AAS 57,p. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Through such a bond a person is totally dedicated to God by an act of supreme love Disorderly outbursts, which appeal to fraternal charity or to what one believes to be inspirations of the Spirit, can also lead to the breakup of communities.
Evvangelica is in fact through sacrifice, suffering and death that man attains true life. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.
Por otra parte, sigue siendo verdad que las comunidades numerosas son particularmente convenientes para muchos religiosos. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. From the beginning, the tradition of the Church—is it perhaps necessary to recall it? Only the love of God—it must be repeated—calls in a decisive way to religious chastity. The evangelical witness of the religious life clearly manifests to men the primacy of the love of God; it does this with a force for which We must give thanks to the Holy Spirit.
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If we are humbly attentive to men and things, the Spirit of Jesus enlightens us and enriches us with His wisdom, provided that we are imbued with the spirit testificatiio prayer. Use of the world’s goods Various encumbrances or rigid forms accumulated over the centuries need to be curtailed.
Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Even if—like every Christian—you are imperfect, you nevertheless intend to create surroundings which are favorable to the spiritual progress of each member of the community. Queridos hijos e hijas en Cristo: Through this profession, in fact, you make a total offering of your will and enter more decisively and more surely into His plan of salvation.
The evangelical aspiration to fraternity was forcefully expressed by the Council. As we efangelica the tenderness of the Lord when He referred to His followers as the “little flock” and reassured them that His Father was pleased to grant them the kingdom, 67 we make this appeal to you: Following Christ’s example Testificagio forms and interior driving force It is continually necessary to revitalize external forms with this interior driving force, without which these external forms would very quickly become an excessive burden.
Lumen Gentium, 43, A.
In this way, the world too is present at the center of your life of prayer and offering, as the Council has explained with force: They are lights which announce the kingdom of God with a liberty which knows no obstacles and is daily lived by thousands of sons and daughters of the Church. And you will always recall that exemption applies chiefly to internal structure; it does not dispense you from submission to the jurisdiction of the bishops in charge, “insofar as the performance of their pastoral office and the right ordering of the care of souls require.
Lumen gentium, 42, A. This love moreover makes so uncompromising a demand for fraternal charity that the religious will live more profoundly with his contemporaries in the heart of Christ.