top of page

The devil's attacks

It's easy to get discouraged as time passes when we think we will be growing in our resistance to the devil and all his works and we fall: but we learn from our Carmelite teachers (and of course from Scripture) that the devil doesn't like us growing spiritually - so he will quite likely redouble his assaults if he sees signs of that. One of the readings at Night Prayer tells us that he prowls around like a roaring lion, and that is certainly my own experience. But it does encourage me to think that if he continues to pester me with bad thoughts, that is actually itself a sign that he is worried about me.

14 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

QUICK PS TO TODAY'S EARLIER BLOG

I forgot to mention that those who aren't able to come on the Walsingham Pilgrimage can follow the Pilgrim mass at noon on the website walsingham.org.uk I am told you can find a link from there to the

Carmelites in Walsingham 2024

June is the month for the annual Carmelite Pilgrimage to Walsingham. This will be taking place on Saturday 22nd - Saturday week. As we are an Order under the special patronage of Our Lady, it is a p

News from Cardiff

Talks are afoot with the aim of establishing a new group in Cardiff. If you are from that area or if you know of someone from that area who might be interested, please contact me on cpblamires@aol.c

コメント


bottom of page