The Inner Life of Dame Gertrude More

by

Augustine Baker

Christian Classics Ethereal Library

About The Inner Life of Dame Gertrude More by Augustine Baker
Title: URL: Author(s): Publisher: Print Basis: Rights: Date Created: Status: CCEL Subjects: LC Call no: LC Subjects: The Inner Life of Dame Gertrude More http://www.ccel.org/ccel/baker/more.html Baker, Augustine (1575-1641) Grand Rapids, MI: Christian Classics Ethereal Library London: R and T Washbourne, Ltd., [1937] Copyright Christian Classics Ethereal Library 2006-10-08 Digital Images Only All; Images Only; BX4277 Christian Denominations Roman Catholic Church Monasticism. Religious orders Religious orders of women

The Inner Life of Dame Gertrude More

Augustine Baker

Table of Contents
About This Book. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. ii The Inner Life of Dame Gertrude More. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 1 Title Pages. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 1 Preface. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 2 An Advertisement to the Reader. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 12 Contents. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 14 The Inner Life of Gertrude More. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 15 Chapter I: Dame Gerture More's Early Life. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 15 Chapter II: New Foundation at Cambray. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 17 Chapter III: Dame Gertrude's Difficulties. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 20 Chapter IV: Dame Gertrude Makes Her Profession. . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 22 Chapter V: Dame Gertrude Enters on an Interior Life. . . . . . . . . . . . p. 23 Chapter VI: The Nature of Dame Gertrude's Propensity. . . . . . . . . . p. 26 Chapter VII: Dame Gertrude's Tenacity to her Intererior Course Justified. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 30 Chapter VIII: Vocal Prayer. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 32 Chapter IX: Meditation. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 34 Chapter X: The Prayer of Imediate Acts. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 35 Chapter XI: The Prayer of Sensible Affections. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 36 Chapter XII: Dame Gertrude's Exercise of Mortification: Prayer and Mortification Compared. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 39 Chapter XIII: Dame Gertrude's Conduct as Regards Recreations, Conversations, etc.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 42 Chapter XIV: Dame Gertrude's Conduct in Matters, Whether Obligatory or Indifferent. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 45 Chapter XV: Certain Practices Which Took the Place of Frequent Examination of Conscience. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 48 Chapter XVI: The Prayer of Aridity. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 52 Chapter XVII: Dame Gertrude's Sufferings During the First Two Years of her Religious Life. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 55 Chapter XVIII: Dame Gertrude's Sufferings From the Second to the Sixth Year of her Religious Life. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 57 Chapter XIX: Dame Gertrude's Sufferings From the Sixth Year of her Religious Life Til Her Last Sickness. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 60 Chapter XX: Dame Gertrude's Manner of Prayer at this Time. . . . . . . p. 69
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. 101 Appendix. . . . . . . . . . . . p. . . 119 iv . . . p. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 95 Chapter XXVI: Dame Gertrude's Last Sickness and Death. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 119 Index of Pages of the Print Edition. . 116 Indexes. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. . . . . . . p. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. . . . . . 72 Chapter XXII: Divine Calls the Root and Grounds of Holiness: A Writer Criticized. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .The Inner Life of Dame Gertrude More Augustine Baker Chapter XXI: Dame Gertrude Attains to Contemplation by the Way of Love. . . 108 I n d e x . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 86 Chapter XXIV: The Principal Benefits of Attending to Divine Inpirations. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . p. 81 Chapter XXIII: Correspondence with Divine Inspirations the Principal Need of a Contemplative Soul. . . . . . 90 Chapter XXV: Dame Gertrude's Fidelity to Divine Inspirations. . p. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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The Inner Life of Dame Gertrude More Augustine Baker Indexes Index of Pages of the Print Edition i  ii  iii  iv  v  vi  vii  viii  ix  x  xi  xii  xiii  xiv  xv  xvi  xvii  xviii  xix  xx  xxi  xxii  xxiii  xxiv  xxv  xxvi  xxvii  xxviii  xxix  xxx  xxxi  xxxii  xxxiii  xxxiv  xxxv  xxxvi  xxxvii  xxxviii  xxxix  xl  xli  xlii  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  20  21  22  23  24  25  26  27  28  29  30  31  32  33  34  35  36  37  38  39  40  41  42  43  44  45  46  47  48  49  50  51  52  53  54  55  56  57  58  59  60  61  62  63  64  65  66  67  68  69  70  71  72  73  74  75  76  77  78  79  80  81  82  83  84  85  86  87  88  89  90  91  92  93  94  95  96  97  98  99  100  101  102  103  104  105  106  107  108  109  110  111  112  113  114  115  116  117  118  119  120  121  122  123  124  125  126  127  128  129  130  131  132  133  134  135  136  137  138  139  140  141  142  143  144  145  146  147  148  149  150  151  152  153  154  155  156  157  158  159  160  161  162  163  164  165  166  167  168  169  170  171  172  173  174  175  176  177  178  179  180  181  182  183  184  185  186  187  188  189  190  191  192  193  194  195  196  197  198  199  200  201  202  203  204  205  206  207  208  209  210  211  212  213  214  215  216  217  218  219  220  221  222  223  224  225  226  227  228  229  230  231  232  233  234  235  236  237  238  239  240  241  242  243  244  245  246  247  248  249  250  251  252  253  254  255  256  257  258  259  260  261  262  263  264  265  266  267  268  269  270  271  272  273  274  275  276  277  278  279  280  281  282  283  284  285  286  287  288  289  290  291  292  293  294  295  296  297  298  299  300  301  302  303  304  305  306  307  308  309  310  311  119 .

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