Mary of Agreda () by the Blessed Mother herself, The Mystical City of God is an amazing collection of four books of revelations about the life of Mary. THE MYSTICAL CITY OF GOD. POPULAR ABRIDGEMENT. THE DIVINE HISTORY AND LIFE OF THE VIRGIN MOTHER OF GOD. Venerable Mary of Agreda. r B 1 MARY OF AGREDA IS KNOWN TO HAVE BEEN FAVORED WITH THE U. S. CITY OF GOD THE CONCEPTION THE DIVINE HISTORY AND LIFE OF.

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For in the just one the law and doctrine of Christ began to exert its effects. Happy they who find it, and blessed they who will appreciate its value, rich they who shall come upon this treasure, and blessed and very wise those who shall search into and shall understand its marvels and hidden mysteries.

Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. The posterity and race of Adam spread out in great numbers, for the just and the unjust were multiplied; likewise did increase the clamors of the just for the Redeemer, and the transgressions of the wicked in demerit of that benefit.

Explore the Home Gift Guide. And the serpent cast out of his mouth after the woman, water as if it were a river, that he might cause her to be carried away by the river. Blessed the eyes, that shall see Her and the ears, that shall listen to her words, and the family, from whom the Most High shall select his Mother!

Anne; but he asked her to attend and said to her: Besides these the Lord assigned eighteen other angels, selected from the highest ranks, who were to ascend and descend by that mystical stairs of Jacob with the message of the Queen to his Majesty and those of the Lord to Her. Prostrating himself before Her, he said: Thou hast filled thy sons and servants with benedictions in their generations and Thou hast instructed to expect and desire from thy bounty what Thou hast wrought in my brethren.

Secondarily, also were formed the ideals of the rest of men in imitation of the First. For therein He was to deposit the graces and gifts of his right hand in a higher and more eminent manner.


The Mystical City of God 4 VOLUME SET – Venerable Mary of Agreda

Lord God uncreated, make us worthy of thy benediction, and give us holy fruit of the womb, in order that we may offer it to thy service in the temple Gen.

This knowledge of God as being communicative ad extra comes first. In the same instant, and as it were in the third and last place, God determined to create a locality and an abode, where the incarnate Word and his Mother should converse and dwell. All that is necessary, is to ascertain the character and motives of the writer and the result or drift of his writings.

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It seemed equally improper to put off the writing of it, since the Most High had intimated this as the fitting mry opportune time, saying to me in this regard: The commission of introduction was signed January 28, A. Those that are of the nature and likeness of that Man and Woman, shall enjoy the gifts and the crowns, which thou and thy followers have lost.

Then no doubt He rested in truth, according gdo the figurative language of Scripture, since He has oof created the most perfect Creature of all, giving through it a beginning to the work of the divine Word and to the Redemption of the human race.

In many respects her life was a faithful copy of that of St. He was not to be even for a moment without a people and without followers: The work was placed on the Index, but the decision was contested by its supporters, invoking faulty translations from the Spanish original.

Know also that I have announced to Joachim, that he shall have a Daughter who shall be blessed and fortunate: The translation herewith offered is as exact and as perfect a rendition of the original Spanish into English, as ten years of assiduous labor and a considerable experience in literary production give a right to expect.

For example, in the first volume, there is an instance in which this translation states that there are three principles demonstrated in a specific section of the text, though it is difficult to discern three discrete principles.

It is impossible to tell all; nor is it necessary, since what I have said is sufficient for my purpose. After having received the law, they again committed sin by not obeying it John 7, 19 and thus they lived on, separating themselves more and more from truth and light and arriving at the state of complete forgetfulness.


This sign or vision of the Queen of heaven and of the Mother of the incarnate Word was made known and manifest to all the angels, good and bad.

O that our eyes might look upon the Restorer and the Redeemer of men!

The Mystical City of God 4 VOLUME SET

I have been studying and praying all my life to find out about God. These words He addressed to oof the world, for it was not yet capable of giving full obedience to the law of grace and full assent to the faith in the Son, much less was it prepared to be introduced into the mysteries of his Mother.

Her life in itself was amazing and filled with much hardship as she accepted the request from Jesus and Mary to record this history. He wishes us to venerate them, knowing how they esteemed the law of grace and how earnestly they yearned and prayed for it. The work has the Imprimatur of several Popes and Bishops and appeals primarily to those who believe in private revelation and the sanctity of Mary. Evidently there remains an immense domain of truths outside the range of natural human knowledge and not specially revealed in the Bible.

: Mystical City of God: Volume I-IV (): Mary of Agreda: Books

Does it not seem providential that the first English translation of this great work should have been reserved for our own times? We will consider the services and agrera derived from our servants and friends and regard the multitude of those, who shall distinguish themselves in our praise and friendship.

The first is the inclination and urgent ciyt, which I see in God, and the strong will, to communicate his Divinity and the treasures of his grace.