The Saint heard a voice: "I am Teresa of Jesus-I want you among my daughters."
She was granted a special grace of contemplative insight based on Saint John’s phrase God is love, through which she felt called to a hidden life of love and self-sacrifice.
How rightly confession is called the sacrament of peace!
‘Now what am I doing in this action? Do I love God?’
Now what am I doing in this action? Do I love God?