05 November 2011

Advice for Preachers

“For he [Francis] used to say: ‘The preacher must first secretly draw in by prayer what he later pours out in sacred preaching; he must first of all grow warm on the inside, or he will speak frozen words on the outside.’”[1]

[1] 2 Celano 163.

1 comment:

Tonya said...

I completely agree