The Spiritual Combat: Scupoli


This classic has been a guide for the saints for centuries, and was a daily aid for St. Francis de Sales. Containing a comprehensive strategy for overcoming vice and temptation, anyone seriously working out their salvation will find this book helpful. 

  • Contains "A Treatise on Peace of Soul"
  • Dom Lawrence (Lorenzo) Scupoli
  • 247 pp.
  • Paperback
  • 66 Chapters include:
    • Concerning Distrust of Self
    • The Mistake of Making Cowardice a Virtue
    • The Opposition Within Man's Twofold Nature
    • What to do When the Will is Apparently Overpowered and Unable to Resist the Sensual Appetites
    • The Method of Fighting Your Passions and Vices
    • How Sensible Things May Aid Us to Meditate on the Passion and Death of Our Savior
    • What We are to do When Wounded
    • Virtues are to be Acquired One at a Time and by Degrees
    • Some Considerations to Induce Confidence in the Assistance of the Blessed Virgin
    • The Manner in Which We Ought to Receive the Blessed Sacrament
  • English
  • ISBN 978-0-89555-152-8
  • BK47210