Treatise Written to a Devout Man.
Chapter I. That he who intends to become a Spiritual Man must first use much Bodily Exercise in Penance, and in Destroying of Sin.
Chapter II. To what kind of Men the Active Life pertaineth
Chapter III. To whom the Contemplative Life appertaineth
Chapter IV. To whom appertained the Mixed Life.
Chapter V. How holy Bishops held and used the said Mixed Life
Chapter VI. That kind of Life was most fitting for him for whom this Treatise was made
Chapter VII. That a Man's Devotion sometimes will be the greater by reason of the outward Work which before out of Charity he had been in hand with
Chapter VIII. What the Desire of God for Himself is and how that in Cleanness of Conscience is found true Comfort and Sweetness
Chapter IX. How thou shalt Dispose thee to Devotion
Chapter X. How a Man is to Think on the Humanity of Christ
Chapter XI. How a Man shall think on Virtues and upon the Saints
Chapter XII. How a Man shall think of the Holiness of our Lord Jesus and of our Blessed Lady
Chapter XIII. Of seeing and beholding the Power (by some consideration or thinking), the Wisdom, the Goodness and the Mercy of God in His Creatures
Chapter XIV. How the Consideration and thinking on the Miseries and Perils of this Life is apt to breed in a soul the Desire of Heaven
Chapter XV. How a Man shall do when he feeleth no taste nor comfort in his Mental Exercises
Chapter XVI. What a Man is to take heed of in his Prayers and Meditations
Index of Scripture References