Secret Way of the Enclosed Garden – LXVI

And now Blessed de Montfort shows the difference between the two methods: that of the sculptor and that of the molder.

Oh! what a difference there is between the soul which has been formed in Jesus Christ by the ordinary ways of those who, like sculptors, trust to their mere natural skill and rely on their own efforts, and the soul which, really docile, really detached, thoroughly tractable, and not trusting in itself, abandons itself to Mary to be modeled and fashioned.’

(To be continued.)

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