To the filial promises of her loving children of Chile, the Virgin Queen answered with this single word, “Independence” and with it, she won their hearts forever.
I have understood that what most keeps me from God is my pride. From now on I desire and propose to be humble.
Jesus told me that He wants me to suffer with joy. This costs me so, but it is sufficient that He asks this, so that I'll try to do it.
O Consuming Fire, Spirit of Love, descend into my soul and make all in me as an incarnation of the Word
The Carmelite must ascend the Tabor of Carmel and be clothed with the garments of penance that will make her more like Jesus.
How I wish I could fill you with these thoughts... so that there is nothing before you but God! Then, what peace, what joy we might experience
My tearful eyes began to fix themselves on a picture of the Sacred Heart, and I heard a very sweet voice say to me...
When you are sorrowful and feeling down and cannot find anyone to whom you can unburden yourself, run to her presence
Light of Christ for all the Church in Chile: this is Sister Teresa of the Andes, Teresa de Jesús, a Discalced Carmelite nun and the first fruits of holiness of the Teresian Carmel in Latin America