St. Therese had a particular devotion for the mystery of the Incarnation
You do a great injury to God in believing you’re going to Purgatory. When we love, we can’t go there.
“Ah! Had the learned who spent their life in study come to me, undoubtedly they would have been astonished to see a child of fourteen understand perfection’s secrets, secrets all their knowledge cannot reveal because to possess them one has to be poor in spirit!” + You do not have enough trust. You have too much fear… Continue Reading →
Saint Therese of Lisieux – ‘Saint Therese of Lisieux: A Gateway’ Blog – The homily preached by Francois-Marie Lethel, O.C.D., at the funeral of Guy Gaucher, O.C.D., ‘Therese’s bishop,’ on July 10, 2014 at the Basilica of St. Therese in Lisieux.
Saint Therese of Lisieux – Saint Therese of Lisieux: A Gateway Blog – A hundred years ago today, on June 10, 1914, Pope St. Pius X signed the decree for the Introduction of the Cause of the future St. Therese of Lisieux. One hundred years ago today, on 10 June 2014, Pope Pius X signed… Continue Reading →
Saint Therese of Lisieux – “Saint Therese of Lisieux: A Gateway” Blog – Pope Paul VI to be beatified on Mission Sunday, October 19, 2014. His bond with St. Therese of Lisieux.
No tenemos más que los breves instantes de nuestra vida para amar a Jesús
To my dear little Thérèse…. A ma chère petite Thérèse. Souvenir, 3 janvier 1884
St. Thérèse of Lisieux was born in Alençon, France
Thérèse Martin was born at Alencon in 1873. At the age of fifteen she entered the Carmel at Lisieux. She practiced heroic humility, evangelical simplicity and trust in God, and taught the novices these virtues by word and example. She offered her life for the salvation of souls and the growth of the Church. She died September 30, 1897.
Many devotees of St. Therese of Lisieux are familiar with the stained glass window, but few know the story of the Discalced Carmelite nun who was the artist
I saw that he was my whole life
CARMELITAS DESCALZOS. 08//02//2014Our Fr General concelebrates Mass with Pope Francis P. Óscar I. Aparicio On the morning of 7th February, Fr Saverio Cannistrà concelebrated with His Holiness Pope Francis in Santa Marta in the Vatican. After returning from a long journey to assist at the episcopal ordination of Mons. Peter Chung, the first Discalced Carmelite… Continue Reading →
I feel him around me, looking at me and protecting me
I’m longing to be near you, my dear Louis