Counsels

Some articles on counsels, counsel:

Profession (religious)
... religious profession members make a public vow to observe the three evangelical counsels ... Canon Law also recognizes public profession of the three evangelical counsels on the part of Christians who live the "eremitic or anchoritic life ... The three evangelical counsels, which are considered in greater depth in the article about them, are those of chastity, poverty and obedience ...
Life Of Soul - Audience
... especially as that is laid out in the so-called "Evangelical counsels" or "counsels of perfection" found in Christ's Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5-6) ... According to a considerable tradition, these "counsels," too demanding to be imposed on the ordinary believer, are the preserve of those with a calling to ... But the counsels to perfection were embraced by many individuals and movements that were not monastic and there is nothing specifically monastic about their interpretation here the work ...
American University School Of Public Affairs - Department of Government
... undergraduate academic advisers are Sarah Jones, who counsels students with names starting with H-M Breana Weadock, who counsels students with last names starting ...
Evangelical Counsels
... The three evangelical counsels or counsels of perfection in Christianity are chastity, poverty (or perfect charity), and obedience ... As Jesus of Nazareth stated in the Canonical gospels, they are counsels for those who desire to become "perfect" (τελειος, cf ... profession to order their life by the evangelical counsels, and confirmed this by a public religious vow before their competent church authority (the act of religious commitment called "profession ...
Senior Counsel - Other Jurisdictions
... Senior Counsel" (in Afrikaans Senior Advokaat) replaced QC in South Africa after the Union became a Republic in 1961, with appointments being made by the State President until 1994, when the ... the President did not have the power to grant Senior Counsel status ... Senior Counsel" (Chinese in traditional script 資深大律師 ) replaced QC in the law of Hong Kong after the transfer of of Hong Kong to the People's ...

Famous quotes containing the word counsels:

    ... solitude is such a potential thing. We hear voices in solitude, we never hear in the hurry and turmoil of life; we receive counsels and comforts, we get under no other condition ...
    Amelia E. Barr (1831–1919)

    Men are qualified for civil liberty in exact proportion to their disposition to put moral chains upon their own appetites; in proportion as their love to justice is above their rapacity; in proportion as their soundness and sobriety of understanding is above their vanity and presumption; in proportion as they are more disposed to listen to the counsels of the wise and good, in preference to the flattery of knaves.
    Edmund Burke (1729–1797)

    What is the structure of government that will best guard against the precipitate counsels and factious combinations for unjust purposes, without a sacrifice of the fundamental principle of republicanism?
    James Madison (1751–1836)