The ninth poem in the generally acknowledged collection of St. Teresa's poetry is her brief meditation 'On Patience' called 'Nada Te Turbe'. We present two English translations and a commentary by Kieran Kavanaugh, O.C.D.
Elijah stands before God’s face because all of his love belongs to the Lord. He lives outside all natural human relationships.
On 18 May 1291 the Crusader stronghold of Acre fell after weeks of siege. We remember the Carmelite martyrs who perished that day.
She extended, in visible fashion, her special protection over the Order that has always called itself her own.
If we obey the pope, we obey the Lord Jesus, according to his own words addressed to Peter and the other apostles