Oh, who can explain the extent of the denial our Lord wishes of us!
A genuine spirit seeks the distasteful in God
Saint Teresa Benedicta (Edith Stein) reflects upon the necessity of striving for perfection
On 9 February 1570 Our Lord appeared to St. Teresa in a vision and commanded her to write about her foundations
As long as my life last it will be a consant immolaion
Seek those things which draw you to the ardor of my love
Give yourself to God!
Elijah, our Father, leads; in our self-denying we follow him
“Here is the secret: forget self, give up self, ignore self, look at the Master, look only at Him, accept as coming directly from His love both joy and suffering; this places the soul on such serene heights!”
St. Edith Stein provides a definition of what it means to seek God, in God