The Magpie

Finding shiny things in the Christian tradition since 2016


Francis de Sales

de Sales on Friendship

Francis de Sales talks about true and false friendship

de Sales on Imperfections

Do not let us be disheartened by our imperfections - our very perfection lies in diligently contending against them...Our victory does not consist in being insensible to them, but in not consenting to them. Francis de Sales, Introduction to the... Continue Reading →

de Sales on Protecting Your Reputation

Francis de Sales teaches when and how to protect your reputation.

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