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Georges Bernanos

Georges Bernanos (; 20 February 1888 – 5 July 1948) was a French author, and a soldier in World War I. Of Roman Catholic and monarchist leanings, he was a violent adversary to bourgeois thought and to what he identified as defeatism leading to France's defeat in 1940.

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Georges Bernanos - Major Works
... Bernanos) Les prédestinés 1983 (includes "Sainte Dominique" 1926, "Jeanne relapse et sainte," and "Frère Martin" 1943) Lettres retrouvées ...

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    Purity is not imposed upon us as though it were a kind of punishment, it is one of those mysterious but obvious conditions of that supernatural knowledge of ourselves in the Divine, which we speak of as faith. Impurity does not destroy this knowledge, it slays our need for it.
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    No one ever discovers the depths of his own loneliness.
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