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Here’s what to do when tempted to sin, according to St. Francis de Sales

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Practical tips on how to overcome temptation.

St. Francis de Sales, a holy and devout bishop during the 17th century, wrote a classic spiritual book called Introduction to the Devout LifeHe related practical advice for the average layperson in his book, which has remained a great source of inspiration throughout the centuries

Here are five powerful quotes from this book, in which de Sales explains what to do when you are in the midst of a temptation.

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