Blessed Elia of St. Clement entered the Carmel of Bari on this date in 1920. She wrote, "Lord, I've heard your voice, I'm flying to Carmel."
"To have had virtuous and God-fearing parents along with the graces the Lord granted me should have been enough for me to have led a good life, if I had not been so wretched." Today we celebrate the birth of St. Teresa of Jesus, born 28 March 1515 in Avila.
Edith Stein produced a translation in two volumes of The Disputed Questions on Truth of St. Thomas Aquinas, but in a novel way....
During that time of unusual demonstrations of grace and of the most severe tests, Teresa also received a visible sensory image of the glowing love that pierced her heart.
3 February 1944 the 3 Jewish boys that Father Jacques had hidden in his school were deported to Auschwitz
Nathan Benjamin Trapuzzano was born May 17, 1989. The fourth of five children, he was raised in Sewickley, Pennsylvania, a suburb north of Pittsburgh. Growing up, Nathan excelled in academics and athletics, held a black belt in karate, and possessed superb skills playing both...Via The Nathan Trapuzzano Memorial Foundation Nathan and his beautiful bride, Jennifer
Guy Gaucher, O.C.D., master biographer of St. Thérèse, was ordained Bishop of Meaux, France 19 October 1986
When the Blessed Sacrament was brought into her cell, the Holy Mother raised herself without anyone’s help
As he lay dying, Hermann Cohen intoned the Salve Regina
Naturally, in our seclusion we have a beautiful and silent Advent
I love Jesus Christ—this is what I want to proclaim
Edith Stein was received into the Cologne Carmel as just another postulant
I do not trouble myself at all about the money needed for the material building