At the summit, as the source and goal, is the merciful love of the three Divine Persons, as she expresses it, especially in her Act of Oblation to Merciful Love
For three days, especially until yesterday evening, I have been in a dreadful state with abominable temptations.
On the evening of 8 April , Palm Sunday, St. Elizabeth of the Trinity received extreme unction.
From 7th April to 10th May, the day on which the Blessed Virgin healed her, Therese remained in a sorry state
The day of my Habit Reception, 6th April 1883, my poor little Thérèse, who was very sick at that time, came to embrace me before the ceremony
The Risen Jesus always draws us back to life, gives us hope, and gives us the strength not to fall along the way.
[Christ] stands, always and everywhere, before the face of God; his own soul is the Holy of Holies... He gazes upon the uncovered face of the Eternal One and has nothing to fear.
Through the Lord’s last supper, the Passover meal of the Old Covenant is converted into the Easter meal of the New Covenant
When this concern about lineage is noticed in a Sister, apply a remedy at once and let her fear lest she be Judas among the apostles
May it please His Majesty that this love always continue. The contrary would be a terrible thing, and very difficult to endure: that is, few in number and disunited. God forbid.
Above all I imitate the conduct of Magdalene: her astonishing—or rather her loving audacity—that charms the Heart of Jesus, seduces mine.
The Holy Spirit causes many things to be said in which he has a meaning different from that understood by humans
I always appreciate being able to see a person’s distress at close range and very clearly, because then I am better able to know what I must ask on his behalf