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Mirror of Charity (Cistercian Fathers Series , 17)

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Aelred of Rievaulx possessed a personal charm which drew friends and disciples naturally to him. His own experience of human weakness in a worldly life at the court of King David of Scotland made him sensitive to the doctrine of charity which he found among cistercian monks. "The Mirror of Charity" gives us a solid theology of the cistercian life. Aelred's deep knowledge o ...more
Paperback, 324 pages
Published January 1st 1990 by Cistercian Publications
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Perfect outline of the Cistercian way of life, and of course, of charity.
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