God wishes religious to be religious — in such a way that they be done with all and that all be done with them
Carmelites depend on God alone
Mental prayer is nothing else than an intimate sharing between friends
Excerpts from St. John Paul II's homily for the Mass of Canonization of St. Teresa of the Andes
God alone has jurisdiction over my soul
May I never seek nor find anything but yourself alone.
God is the fulcrum and prayer is the lever that will lift the world until the end of time
Lady of the mystic mountain, where the Lord has set His throne, grant us grace to climb Mount Carmel..."