For Saint Teresa, Jesus is the foundation and model of humility in the spiritual life. Humility plays an important role in our interior growth in holiness, and in truthful relationships with God and others.
Quote of the day, 24 July: St. Teresa of Avila
St. Teresa of Avila is overflowing with love and praise as she begins her commentary on the Lord's prayer. "O my Lord, how You do show Yourself to be the Father of such a Son; and how Your Son does show Himself to be the Son of such a Father! May You be blessed forever and ever!"
Quote of the day, 27 March: St. Teresa of Avila
In St. Teresa's commentary on the Our Father, she writes, "if we return to Him like the prodigal son, He has to pardon us. He has to console us in our trials. He has to sustain us in the way a father like this must."
Quote of the day, 1 March: Silvio José Báez, O.C.D.
A heart incapable of forgiving is impenetrable even for God.
Quote of the day, 23 February: St. Teresa of Avila
It is always good to base your prayer on prayers coming from the mouth of the Lord.
Forgive us because we forgive — Silvio José Báez, O.C.D.
A heart incapable of forgiving is impenetrable—even for God.
Quote of the day: 13 September
Indeed, Jesus could have put other virtues first... He said only, "forgive us because we forgive."
20 July: OUR FATHER SAINT ELIJAH
ZELO ZELATUS SUM PRO DOMINO DEO EXERCITUUM: I have been most zealous for the Lord, the God of hosts
Quote of the day: 11 October
O Eternal Father! How much this humility deserves!
St. Teresa Novena 2019 — Day 5
He doesn't make any difference between Himself and us
20 July: Saint Elijah
ZELO ZELATUS SUM PRO DOMINO DEO EXERCITUUM
Triduum of Prayer for the Beatification of Chiquitunga – June 21
"My exercise is just in loving"
Triduum of Prayer for the Beatification of Chiquitunga – June 20
"Dying to Live and Living to Love"