Consecrated life is a style or way of living Christian life
I, Sister Mary Elizabeth of the Trinity, make my profession, and I promise chastity, poverty and obedience to God
I simply do not praise poverty, but suffering with patience
Gregory IX frees the Carmelites from property to focus on prayer
Seek those things which draw you to the ardor of my love
Poverty is the way, the very road He came, our heavenly Emperor; untiring in loving, our God is calling; trusting Him, let us follow
"The holy Friar Peter of Alcántara helped me a great deal and ordered that I should by no means fail to go through with my plan"
If we serve with humility, the Lord in the end will succor us in our needs
If we serve with humility, the Lord in the end will succor us in our needs; but if this poverty of spirit is not genuinely present at every step, as they say, the Lord will abandon us.