True Devotion to Mary: With Preparation for Total Consecration

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Tan Classics, 2010 - Religion - 301 pages
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Considered by many to be the greatest single book of Marian spirituality ever written, True Devotion to Mary is St Louis de Montfort's classic statement on the spiritual way to Jesus Christ though the Blessed Virgin Mary. Beloved by countless souls, this book sums up the entire Christian life, showing a way of holiness that is short, easy, secure, and perfect--a way of life chosen by Our Lord Himself.

In this beautiful and sublimely inspiring book, de Montfort explains the wonderful spiritual effects which true devotion to Mary brings about in a person's life.

This new edition in the TAN Classic format includes an expanded Preparation for Total Consecration with readings and prayers. There is no better way to advance quickly in holiness, no better way to please God, and no better way to guarantee one's present sanctity and eternal salvation than the true devotion to Mary.

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Great devotions to Mary

User Review  - Dusty -

I found the devotions great. I think all Catholics should read this book and spend time with the devotions to Mary. The introduction to the devotions might be rather difficult to read as they were written hundreds of years ago. Read full review

True Devotion to Mary Easy to Read

User Review  - smithtraca -

I was concerned about reading a book written so long ago and thought it would be too academic. But its not! Its easy to read and this is coming from a Catholic convert of just a few years. If you are ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

The author of The Secret of the Rosary and the originator of total consecration to Mary, St. Louis-Marie Grignion De Montfort (1673-1716) remains one of the greatest apostles of Marian devotion the world has ever known. As a young priest, De Montfort dedicated himself to preaching to the people. This highly gifted orator's language was simple but full of divine love, much as you will find in True Devotion to Mary. De Montfort s whole life was marked by constant prayer, love for the poor and holy joy in humiliations and persecutions. De Montfort was canonized by Pius XII in 1947.

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