I wanted to be a missionary of love and penance like Saint Teresa, my seraphic Mother
Guy Gaucher, O.C.D., master biographer of St. Thérèse, was ordained Bishop of Meaux, France 19 October 1986
My soul was united very profoundly, I assure you, to the divine joys which flooded yours in those two great days of your ordination and first Mass [28–29 May 1904]. I would have wished that this brief note, which tells you of my entire union with you, might have reached you sooner; that wasn't possible... Continue Reading →
The priesthood is a mission received from God; it isn't a job
The gift of the priesthood and my consecrated life are sources of great joy to me and I hope to others.
Monsieur l’Abbé, I had asked our Reverend Mother for permission to write and tell you how completely one my soul was with yours during these last days before your ordination; but now that I draw near you, before the great mystery that is being prepared, I can only be silent . . . and adore... Continue Reading →