Category: Blessed Columba Marmion

Through Him Who hath loved us (VII:4)

CHAPTER VII. Of Humility 1 Feb. 2 June. 2 Oct. The fourth degree of humility is, that if in this very obedience hard and contrary...

Learned in the Law of God, (LXIV:2)

CHAPTER LXIV. Of the Appointment of the Abbot 21 Apr. 21 Aug. 21 Dec. Let him that hath been appointed Abbot always bear in mind...

Reprove, entreat, rebuke (II:5)

13 Jan. 14 May. 13 Sept. For the Abbot in his doctrine ought always to observe the bidding of the Apostle, wherein he says: “Reprove,...

All goodness and holiness (II:3)

11 Jan. 12 May. 11 Sept. Therefore, when anyone receiveth the name of Abbot, he ought to govern his disciples by a two-fold teaching: that...

Devotion to the prayer of the Church

Among the souls guided by Blessed Columba Marmion was Mère Marie–Joseph van Aerden of the Carmel of Louvain. The correspondence between Dom Marmion and Mère...