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➳ [Reading] ➶ The Heart of Perfection By Colleen Carroll Campbell ➩ – 14th-century.co An award winning author former presidential speechwriter and mother of four weaves stories of her own struggles against comparison and impossible expectations with those of seven ex perfectionist sainAn award winning author former presidential speechwriter and mother of four weaves stories of her own struggles against comparison and impossible expectations with those of seven ex perfectionist saints and one heretic who show us how to pursue a new kind of perfection freedom in ChristSpiritual perfectionism—an obsession with flawlessness rooted in the belief that we can earn God’s love—is the most dangerous form of perfectionism because so many of us mistake it for virtue or deny that it afflicts us at all Its toxic cycle of pride sin shame blame and despair distorts our vision dulls our faith and leads us to view others through the same hypercritical lens we think God is using to view usAs a lifelong overachiever who drafted her first résumé in sixth grade and spell checked her high school boyfriend’s love letters Colleen Carroll Campbell knows something about the perfectionist trap But it was only after she became a mother that she started to see ho.

W insidiously perfectionism had infected her spiritual life how lethal it could be to her happiness and her family and how disproportionately it afflicts the people working hardest to serve GodIn the ruins of her own perfectionist mistakes Colleen dug into Scripture and the lives of the canonized saints for answers She discovered to her surprise that many holy men and women she once saw as encouraging her perfectionism were in fact recovering perfectionists And their grace fueled victory over this malady—not perfectionist striving—was the key to their heroic virtue and contagious joyIn The Heart of Perfection Colleen weaves the stories and wisdom of these saints with Scripture and beautifully crafted tales of her own trial and error experiments in applying that wisdom to her life She introduces us to such saints as Jane de Chantal a single mother who conuered her impatience only after her ex perfectionist friend Saint Francis de Sales convinced her to trade p.

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heart pdf perfection ebok The Heart mobile The Heart of Perfection KindleW insidiously perfectionism had infected her spiritual life how lethal it could be to her happiness and her family and how disproportionately it afflicts the people working hardest to serve GodIn the ruins of her own perfectionist mistakes Colleen dug into Scripture and the lives of the canonized saints for answers She discovered to her surprise that many holy men and women she once saw as encouraging her perfectionism were in fact recovering perfectionists And their grace fueled victory over this malady—not perfectionist striving—was the key to their heroic virtue and contagious joyIn The Heart of Perfection Colleen weaves the stories and wisdom of these saints with Scripture and beautifully crafted tales of her own trial and error experiments in applying that wisdom to her life She introduces us to such saints as Jane de Chantal a single mother who conuered her impatience only after her ex perfectionist friend Saint Francis de Sales convinced her to trade p.

10 thoughts on “The Heart of Perfection

  1. Sarah Sarah says:

    MOBI 14th century.co Ï The Heart of Perfection Kindle ´ The Heart eBook heart pdf, perfection ebok, The Heart mobile, The Heart of Perfection KindleWhen I saw that Colleen Carroll Campbell had a book coming out it took me approximately two seconds to preorder it And then I read it“You don’t have to be a congeni


  2. Katie Marquette Katie Marquette says:

    MOBI 14th century.co Ï The Heart of Perfection Kindle ´ The Heart eBook heart pdf, perfection ebok, The Heart mobile, The Heart of Perfection Kindlelistened to the audiobookLike her memoir My Sisters the Saints this book parallels events from Campbell's own life with those of great saints This book packs less of an emotional punch but is still edifying When Campbell became a mother she found her latent perfectionist tendencies reaching a fever pitch and the age old balance it all problems were turning her life upside down In an unlikely move she finds inspiration and solace from people we might be tempted to think of as perfection itself after all they were saints But before they were saints they were just people with personalities struggles sometimes violent tempers many of whom struggled with spiritual perfectionism The sin of spiritual pride is especially rampant and it's scary because it can go so easily unnoticed even masuerading as a virtue Even within the Catholic Church there are so many culture wars traditional versus liberal liturgical purists v


  3. Caroline Perez Caroline Perez says:

    MOBI 14th century.co Ï The Heart of Perfection Kindle ´ The Heart eBook heart pdf, perfection ebok, The Heart mobile, The Heart of Perfection KindleThis book has helped me is helping me with my tendencies of perfectionism It is so relatable on so many levels and the way the author introduces saints that struggled with perfectionism was just the best I really enjoyed this book and will recommend it to all


  4. Karen Karen says:

    MOBI 14th century.co Ï The Heart of Perfection Kindle ´ The Heart eBook heart pdf, perfection ebok, The Heart mobile, The Heart of Perfection KindleA wonderful book for a planner perfectionist like me I loved the writing as well as the well researched information on the saints Campbell included


  5. Andrea Andrea says:

    MOBI 14th century.co Ï The Heart of Perfection Kindle ´ The Heart eBook heart pdf, perfection ebok, The Heart mobile, The Heart of Perfection KindleThere’s some really beautifully written parts and gems of wisdom And then there’s so many places where the meaning gets lost within the wordiness of the writing I loved the My Sisters the Saints and was so excited to read this book but found it hard to finish This book lacked clarity and raw emotion that drew me into My Sisters the Saints


  6. Ebeth Ebeth says:

    MOBI 14th century.co Ï The Heart of Perfection Kindle ´ The Heart eBook heart pdf, perfection ebok, The Heart mobile, The Heart of Perfection KindleI enjoyed learning about the different saints and seeing the parallel lessons she learned from them in her own life the last chapter seemed out of place and very drawn outProbably of a 35 star rating


  7. Maria Maria says:

    MOBI 14th century.co Ï The Heart of Perfection Kindle ´ The Heart eBook heart pdf, perfection ebok, The Heart mobile, The Heart of Perfection KindleCompletely relatable so many good stories An easy read with so many nuggets of wisdom from the saints


  8. Tamara Tamara says:

    MOBI 14th century.co Ï The Heart of Perfection Kindle ´ The Heart eBook heart pdf, perfection ebok, The Heart mobile, The Heart of Perfection KindleThis is the third book that I have read by Colleen Carroll Campbell I liked her conversational tone and how she shares her own struggles and allows me to really connect with her In The Heart of Perfection the author brings her struggles with perfectionism into the light and explored it in the context of what the saints like St Benedict of Nursia who have wrestled with perfectionism and scrupulosity She showed how


  9. Maria Koshute Maria Koshute says:

    MOBI 14th century.co Ï The Heart of Perfection Kindle ´ The Heart eBook heart pdf, perfection ebok, The Heart mobile, The Heart of Perfection KindleThis book is amazing It spoke to me in many of the areas of my life that I am currently wrestling with and spoke life and insight there Colleen Carroll Campbell is a refreshing voice in the Church today and speaks with candor and grace Her discussions of balancing motherhood and marriage with career and other callings are powerful Cannot recommend enough


  10. Emily Jacobs Emily Jacobs says:

    MOBI 14th century.co Ï The Heart of Perfection Kindle ´ The Heart eBook heart pdf, perfection ebok, The Heart mobile, The Heart of Perfection KindleI love Colleen’s writing style she has some really beautiful lines strewn throughout the book I love how she leaves you feeling that you really know the saints she discusses in each chapter; each left me wanting to read about their lives


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