She was faithful to the Love that had conquered her
Discalced Carmelite martyr of the Spanish Civil war who was executed on 15th August 1936. "Blessed be he who arranges everything for our good! In possessing him, we possess everything."
"... to commune with God within the recesses of our soul through abandonment. There lies the key to God’s love and peace."
Let us likewise place ourselves in the presence of the Virgin Mary, our model of contemplation, who listened faithfully to God throughout her life. Let us ask her to teach us how to listen to God, to grasp his words, and to live them out. Père Jacques of Jesus, OCD (Lucien Bunel, 1900 - 1945) ... Continue Reading →