Quote of the day: 25 September

Mother Agnès of Jesus

They said to her: Ah, it’s awful what you’re suffering!

Saint Thérèse of the Child Jesus

No, it’s not awful. A little victim of love can’t think that what her Spouse sends her out of love is awful.

Carnet Jaune (Yellow Notebook), 25 September, n. 3

Detail from Mother Agnès’ Yellow Notebook for 25 September

Translation from the French text is the blogger’s own work product and may not be reproduced without permission.

About the photo: This featured image is a detailed view of the reverse side of Saint Thérèse’s prayer “Offering of myself as a Victim of Holocaust to God’s Merciful Love” (Pri 6) (Photo credit: Archives of the Carmel of Lisieux, Some rights reserved)

2 thoughts on “Quote of the day: 25 September

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  1. I believe St Therese also said, “I always get what I want, for I want whatever He sends”? Cannot give you reference. Really saintly attitude – of course.

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