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Saint Alphonsus and his brothers

a study of the lives and works of seven redemptorists

by Hamish F. G. Swanston

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Published by Liguori Publications in Liguori, Mo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Liguori, Alfonso Maria de", Saint, 1696-1787.,
  • Redemptorists -- Biography.,
  • Redemptorists -- History -- 18th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-392) and index.

    StatementHamish F.G. Swanston.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX4020.Z7 S93 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 407 p. :
    Number of Pages407
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL51741M
    ISBN 100764805789
    LC Control Number99057764

    Saint Alphonsus, especially in his main work entitled “Theology of Morale ” (Moral Theology), presents a balanced and convincing synthesis of the requirements of God’s law engraved in our hearts, fully revealed by Christ and authoritatively interpreted by the Church, and dictates of conscience and human freedom, which through adherence to.   Here is a brief excerpt from my book The Jesuit Guide, which I offer as a tribute to this remarkable man, and to all the Catholic brothers. Alphonsus had come to the Society of Jesus by a.

    Memorial of Saint Alphonsus Liguori, bishop and doctor of the Church Brothers and sisters: weakened by the flesh, was powerless to do, this God has done: by sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh and for the sake of sin, he condemned sin in the flesh, so that the righteous decree of the law might be fulfilled in us. Saint Alphonsus Liguori (b. 27 Sept. , d. 1 Oct. ) is best known for his Moral Theology writings. Alphonsus founded the Redemptorist Congregation. He made great pastoral reforms in the pulpit and confessional, replacing the pompous oratory of the time with simplicity.

    - Saint Alphonsus Liguori that they would not be abandoned by Alphonsus and his brothers. St. Alphonsus was a brilliant, articulate, pragmatic preacher. long life Alphonsus wrote more than. - Explore Miriam Bergen's board "St. Alphonsus Liguori" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Catholic, Catholic faith, Catholic saints pins.


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Saint Alphonsus Liguori () founded the Redemptorist order, left his mark on the worldwide Congregation, and later became Doctor of the Church. Saint Alphonsus and His Brothers is a useful expansion of the scholarly studies of Saint Alphonsus and the growth of his congregation of : Hamish F.

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Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. The dust jacket is missing. THE SAINT ALPHONSUS DE LIGUORI COLLECTION [30 BOOKS] CATHOLIC WAY PUBLISHING — 30 Books in One E-Book: The Complete Ascetical Works and More — Over Million Saint Alphonsus and his brothers book.

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(27 September – /5(27). This is an essential treatise for those who wish to understand Saint Alphonsus’ approach to moral theology. for more information: Mary Wuertz von Holt. Director of Sales, Marketing, and Product Development. Liguori Publications, [email protected] Call. VICTORIES OF THE MARTYRS; THE LIVES OF THE MOST CELEBRATED MARTYRS OF THE CHURCH, BY ST.

ALPHONSUS DE LIGUORI, Doctor of the Church. EDITED BY REV. EUGENE GRI,MM, Prlrat pl the Congr~gation of the Mart Hol#-Redsenwr. NEW YORK, CINCINNATI, AND CHICAGO: BENZIaER BROTHERS, Printers to the Holy ApOstoIic Srr. R WASHBOURNE, M. Alphonsus Liguori CSsR (–), sometimes called Alphonsus Maria de Liguori or Saint Alphonsus Liguori, was an Italian Catholic bishop, Saint Alphonsus and his brothers book writer, composer, musician, artist, poet, lawyer, scholastic philosopher, and theologian.

By Brother Wenceslao Soto, SJ. Alonso was born around in Segovia. He married in and had several children. Life looked good for him, but nine years later his children, his wife, and his mother had died, and the family’s wool and cloth business had failed.

Alonso rebuilt his life with the help of the Jesuit rector of Segovia. Saint Alphonsus was known above all as a practical man who dealt in the concrete rather than the abstract. His life is indeed a practical model for the everyday Christian who has difficulty recognizing the dignity of Christian life amid the swirl of problems, pain, misunderstanding and failure.

Alphonsus suffered all these things. Saint Alphonsus Rodríguez, S.J., (Spanish: Alfonso) (J – Octo ) was a Spanish Jesuit lay brother, now venerated as a was a native of is sometimes confused with Fr.

Alphonsus (Alonso) Rodriguez, S.J., a Jesuit who wrote the Exercicio de perfección y virtudes cristianas (3 vols., Seville, ), which has frequently been re-edited and translated. Alphonsus was born of noble parents, near Naples, in His spiritual training was entrusted to the Fathers of the Oratory in that city, and from his boyhood Alphonsus was known as a most devout Brother of the Little Oratory.

At the early age of sixteen he was made doctor in law, and he threw himself into this career with ardor and success. by Saint Alphonsus Ligouri (Author), Brother Hermenegild TOSF (Editor) out of 5 stars 5 ratings.

See all formats and and in the second place, the greatest martyrdom. This comes mainly from 'The Glories of Mary' by Saint Alphonsus Ligouri with additions from the Raccolta and other pious sources at the end. The Amazon Book Review Reviews: 5. — Antiquity and nobility of his family.

— Piety of his parents. — Birth of Alphonsus. — His brothers and sisters. — Childhood of the saint — Remarkable prediction of St Francis Jerome, S. — Singular coincidence 1 CHAPTER II.

Early education of Alphonsus. — His first steps in piety. In the course of his long life Alphonsus wrote more than books, including his most beloved: Visits to the Blessed Sacrament, The Practice of the Love of Jesus Christ, and The Glories of Mary.

Alphonsus would eventually be given the title “Doctor of Prayer” by the Catholic Church. About St. Alphonsus Maria de Liguori. This beloved Italian saint—the founder of the Redemptorists—was born in Naples, Italy, in Known for his piety even as a child, Alphonsus had many gifts and talents.

He became a lawyer before reaching composed music and painted, drew large crowds with his preaching, and wrote more than Confessor and Jay brother, also called Alonso.

He was born in Segovia, Spain, on Jthe son of a wealthy merchant, and was prepared for First Communion by Blessed Peter Favre, a friend of Alphonsus' father.

While studying with the Jesuits at Alcala, Alphonsus had to return home when his. Alphonsus Liguori. Alphonsus Liguori was born in to Neapolitan nobility at Marianella, Italy. He became a recognizable lawyer after going through law school at the age of sixteen, but later decided to leave law in favor of giving his salvation more attention.

His holiness and prayerfulness attracted many to him, including Saint Peter Claver, then a Jesuit seminarian. Alphonsus’ life as doorkeeper may have been humdrum, but centuries later he caught the attention of poet and fellow-Jesuit Gerard Manley Hopkins, who made him the subject of one of his poems.

Alphonsus died in Bishop, Doctor of the Church, and the founder of the Redemptorist Congregation. He was born Alphonsus Marie Antony John Cosmos Damien Michael Gaspard de Liguori on Septem, at Marianella, near Naples, Italy.

Raised in a pious home, Alphonsus went on retreats with his father, Don Joseph, who was a naval officer and a captain of the Royal Galleys.

Born at Marianella, near Naples, 27 September, ; died at Nocera de' Pagani, 1 August, The eighteenth century was not an age remarkable for depth of spiritual life, yet it produced three of the greatest missionaries of the Church, St. Leonard of Port Maurice, St.

Paul of the Cross, and St. Alphonsus sus Mary Antony John Cosmas Damian Michael Gaspard de' Liguori was. Brand new Book. St. Alphonsus was a man in love with Jesus. For Alphonsus, the Stations of the Cross provided the opportunity to meditate on the true meaning of the love of the Most Holy Redeemer.

With its poetic translation of the original, this revised version of St. Alphonsus' Way of the Cross--long a parish favorite--offers insight into the.During his lifetime, Brother Alphonsus Rodriguez never became a priest, published a book, or advanced professionally.

But writings discovered after his death revealed a true mystic, who attended to a rich spiritual life while he worked as a doorkeeper and porter. Here is a brief excerpt from my book The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything, which I offer as a tribute to this remarkable man, and to all the Catholic brothers.

Alphonsus had .