Monthly Archives: March 2011

Chapter 24/Week 24

Molinos this week is giving insight into advanced contemplation. For those of us who are just entering these realms we can take his insight as instruction for our intentions. He teaches that there is an inner secret place. A center. Where the Lord sits … Continue reading

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Week 23/Chapter 23

The believer who finds inward solitude finds God. “For the believer who  comes this far there is the discovery that the Lord converses and communicates with him in his inward parts. it is that place that the Lord fills the believer … Continue reading

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Week 22/Chapter 22

This week Molinos tells us about true humility. “Two things must be discovered: the greatness of God and the vastness of the devastation of the fall as pertaining to your own soul”. True humility is “simply knowledge: an understanding of … Continue reading

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Chapter 21/Week 21

This week Molinos gives some deep insight into the relationship between the burning love of God, in the heart, and the total surrender of self, in the heart. To be completely humble, and completely resigned, in the heart, requires an … Continue reading

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Chapter 20/Week 20

This week Molinos reminds us of the relationship between suffering and purification. Of course, even Protestants believe this; but usually only in relationship to external trials.  For example, when James says to “be patient in trials, and let patience have … Continue reading

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