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Fran ois de Salignac de la Mothe-F nelon (1651 1715) was<P> the archbishop of Cambrai. He met Christian contemplative<P> Madame Jeanne Guyon in 1688, apparently appreciating and<P> affirming some of her doctrines and contemplative practices but<P> distancing himself from them on other occasions. In 1689 he<P> was appointed tutor to the grandson of Louis XIV. He became<P> archbishop in 1695. F nelon wrote letters of spiritual counsel<P> that are highly valued to this day.