Category: Chapter VII

Et ego semper tecum (VII:6)

3 Feb. 4 June. 4 Oct. The sixth degree of humility is, for a monk to be contented with the meanest and worst of everything,...

Et spera in eum (VII:4 and 5)

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...

And he who humbleth himself . . . (VII:1a)

CHAPTER VII. Of Humility 25 Jan. 26 May. 25 Sept. The Holy Scripture crieth out to us, brethren, saying: “Every one that exalteth himself shall...

Imitate the Lord (VII:3)

CHAPTER VII. Of Humility 31 Jan. 1 June. 1 Oct. The third degree of humility is, that a man for the love of God submit...

The first degree of humility (VII:1)

26 Jan. 27 May. 26 Sept. The first degree of humility, then, is that a man, always keeping the fear of God before his eyes,...