This should be the attitude of every soul that enters into its interior courts to contemplate its God... it “falls down in a faint” in a divine swoon before this all-powerful Love
St. John Paul II described the vocation of lay members of the Carmelite order as "men and women called to live the Carmelite charism in the world... follow the example of Elijah"
"I never sought anything but the truth," gasped St Thérèse on her deathbed. When crisis deepens, Carmelites search for prayer, silence, perfection, and truth
Ahora bien, para que también ustedes sepan cómo me va y qué estoy haciendo... I want you to know how I am getting along and what I am doing...