St. Edith Stein examines woman's sins and defects of character that are as old as the fall of Adam and Eve.
St. Thérèse writes to Abbé Maurice Bellière, "I am asking Him that you may be not only a good missionary but a saint all on fire with the love of God and souls; I beg you to obtain also for me this love so that I may help you in your apostolic work."
For three days, especially until yesterday evening, I have been in a dreadful state with abominable temptations.
“It is enough; now, O Lord, take away my life, for I am no better than my ancestors.”
We must be willing to accept generously the will of God, whatever it is, because it will always be what is best for us."