Now we are beginning, and let them strive to advance always from good to better
Don't be sad when obedience draws you to involvement in exterior matters
St. Teresa of Avila's goal was the heavenly Jerusalem; humility was the ticket and mercy was the route
By proceeding with humility, we will reach that city of Jerusalem
"Having been delayed for three years and strongly urged to change his mind, he entered the Society of Jesus"
We arrived in Villanueva de la Jara on the vigil of the feast of the Chair of St. Peter, in the year 1580
On 9 February 1570 Our Lord appeared to St. Teresa in a vision and commanded her to write about her foundations
I decided to write about the founding of these houses