By Anselm Gruen
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Afatheia, which is the goal of 30 The Angel of Passion 31 the struggle with the passions, does not mean a passionless condition but freedom from being pathologically ensnared by passion. It means integration of the passions in everything I do and think, a state in which the passions no longer rule me but are at my disposal as power, as virtus, as virtue, which helps make me alive. Passions are value-free. Whether they are good or bad depends on how I act with them. Anger is a positive power, which can enable me to separate myself from something, free myself from the power of others.
Then I feel a pleasant warmth inside me, and I know 50 The Angel of Warmth 51 that the fire of God's love extends to all. I do not have to resolve to show warmth to everyone. If I tend my inner fire through prayer, I become warm inside, and this warmth will be enough for all the people I meet today. You cannot fake a warm glow. You cannot plan it in advance. When I look at the Gothic paintings of angels, especially Fra Angelico's angels, they warm my heart. They are angels from whom warmth radiates.
Because angels lack what is mortal, destructive, and pathological in humans, the warmth that goes out of them warms us without burning. If I look at these angels I feel how this warmth does me good. Then I will find that warmth also goes out from me. I should be grateful for it. The warmth that goes out from me, which can warm others, does not deprive me of my own warmth. It warms us all because it is fed by the source of divine warmth, because it constantly blazes up with the fire of divine love.
Angels of Grace by Anselm Gruen