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The son of Burgundian nobility, Bernard admitted after years of struggle that humility remained for him the most elusive of the virtues. Yet the uncompromising vehemence of his love for God made him strive for what monastic tradition taught is indispensable to anyone hoping to share God's perfect love.
Publisher: Gorgias Press LLC
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SKU (ISBN): 978-1-60724-197-3
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Publication Status: In Print
Publication Date: Apr 13,2010
Interior Color: Black
Trim Size: 6 x 9
Page Count: 99
Language: English
ISBN: 978-1-60724-197-3
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The son of burgundian nobility, Bernard admitted after years of struggle that humility remained for him the most elusive of the virtues. Yet the uncompromising vehemence of his love for God made him strive for what monastic tradition taught is indispensable to anyone hoping to share God's perfect love.

The son of burgundian nobility, Bernard admitted after years of struggle that humility remained for him the most elusive of the virtues. Yet the uncompromising vehemence of his love for God made him strive for what monastic tradition taught is indispensable to anyone hoping to share God's perfect love.

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Bernard of Clairvaux

M. Pennington OCSO

M. Conway OCSO

  • CONTENTS : THE STEPS OF HUMILITY AND PRIDE (page 7)
  • THE STEPS OF HUMILITY AND PRIDE (page 9)
  • INTRODUCTION (page 11)
  • RECONSIDERATION (page 35)
  • THE TWELVE STEPS OF HUMILITY (page 36)
  • RECONSIDERATION (page 37)
  • PREFACE (page 38)
  • THE GOAL OF THE STEPS OF HUMILITY (page 39)
  • SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY (page 93)
  • ABBREVIATIONS (page 95)
  • ANALYTIC INDEX (page 97)
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