We recall the anniversary of the profession of the foundress of the Discalced Carmelite nuns in the United States, Mother Clare Joseph Dickinson on 3 June 1773, with an excerpt from her journal of the voyage from Netherlands to America on the anniversary date.
We celebrate the baptism of St. Teresa with an excerpt from the Book of Her Life: "He never tires of giving, nor can He exhaust His mercies. Let us not tire of receiving."
On the anniversary of the 'die natalis' of Father John Clarke, o.c.d., who died on this day, 15 February 1985, we recall his masterpieces of French translation from the manuscripts of St. Thérèse of Lisieux
For all those who worked for the love of God and love of neighbor... may the merciful God reward them with his crown of glory...
In the minds of young Christian idealists like Elizabeth, the idea of martyrdom could resurface from time to time
A little robin came and landed on her bed
Oh! but, the Blessed Virgin was the strong woman
Remembering the beatification of the Discalced Carmelite martyrs of Guadalajara
By proceeding with humility, we will reach that city of Jerusalem
The anniversary of my nuptials with the Lamb