The soul that still keeps something for self in its “inner kingdom”, whose powers are not “enclosed” in God, cannot be a perfect praise of glory
Read the story of how St. Elizabeth of the Trinity was originally destined to enter the Carmel of Paray-le-Monial
Carmelite spirituality is not contemplative and apostolic. It is apostolic because it is contemplative
To be taken with love for a soul, God does not look on its greatness, but on the greatness of its humility.
We will be able to commune with God through abandonment
How can the heart that belongs to one belong completely to the other?
God’s will is a kiss of His love