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The duty of delight

Dorothy Day

The duty of delight

the diaries of Dorothy Day

by Dorothy Day

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Published by Marquette University Press in Milwaukee, Wis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Day, Dorothy, -- 1897-1980 -- Diaries,
  • Catholics -- United States -- Diaries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Robert Ellsberg.
    GenreDiaries.
    ContributionsEllsberg, Robert.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX4705.D283 A3 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16656227M
    ISBN 100874620236
    ISBN 109780874620238
    LC Control Number2008007883

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Instead of simply talking about justice, peace, the poor, the reader is invited to encounter the reality of. For almost fifty years, through her tireless service to the poor and her courageous witness for peace, Dorothy Day offered an example of the gospel in action. Now the publication of her diaries, previously sealed for twenty-five years after her death, offers a uniquely intimate portrait of her struggles and concerns.

Beginning in and ending inthese diaries reflect her response to /5(10). “Dorothy Day loved to quote Ruskin, who urged us all to the ‘Duty to Delight.’ It was an admonition, really, to be watchful for the hilarious and heartwarming, the silly and the sublime.

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PDF Version: AWA Update. Delight, not a Duty. One deterrent to getting something done can be the thought, “I ought to do that.” In our experience, guilt-driven obedience wavers over time. It degenerates into a troublesome duty. Mary A. Ford. likes 6 talking about this.

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Duty or delight. Segment 1 () – Does God want us to delight in obedience. Segment 2 () – The love for the Lord. Segment 3 () – Delighting in the Old Testament. Wretched Surprise. () – Just for Fun, Sermon Illustration.

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Some people are enslaved by obligation. They may do all the right things, but they’re motivated by duty, not delight. This is exactly how some Christians live. Their obedience is a grim duty rather than joyful service. Paul calls this living under the law. It is not for Christians (4).

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