We can remain in God’s presence, however busy we are, however we feel
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
No es fácil dejarse sorprender por Dios
The power of a soul surrendered to love is so great
The Carmelite often sees herself surrounded by darkness that hides her Beloved. She sees herself rejected and unprotected. Is it possible that there is any greater suffering for a soul who has abandoned all to follow the God she loves than to see herself alone without Him? St Teresa of the Andes The Writings of... Continue Reading →