St Mary Magdalen of the Incarnate Word prayed for renewal
Apostolate and love dwell in perfect harmony
How easy it is to be a saint!
Obedience can, if you wish it, become what wings are to a bird
Saint Teresa Benedicta (Edith Stein) reflects upon the necessity of striving for perfection
By proceeding with humility, we will reach that city of Jerusalem
I resolved to do the little that was in my power
If perfection isn't found in the virtues that I know I have, then where is virtue?
I have also reflected on how the Blessed Virgin Mary was a perfect Carmelite. Her whole life was to contemplate, suffer, and love. She did it all in silence and in solitude. Saint Teresa of Jesus of the Andes The Writings of Saint Teresa of Jesus of the Andes: An Abridgement Edited by Barbara Haight... Continue Reading →