It is as if they carefully expose that monastic garment to their Redeemer
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 →
Elijah, our Father, leads; in our self-denying we follow him
Cuanto más carga, más leve es, llevada por Dios
Poverty is the way, the very road He came, our heavenly Emperor; untiring in loving, our God is calling; trusting Him, let us follow
Look, we have left everything and followed you. What will we have?