Thank you St Theresa for reminding us of the true mission of Holy Mother Church: to brings souls to salvation and sanctification. What zeal this women had. Always striving for the Kingdom of God both here on earth and in a mystical sense.
Saturday of the Twenty-eighth week in Ordinary Time
Letter to the Romans 4:13.16-18. Brothers and sisters: It was not through the law that the promise was made to Abraham and his descendants that he would inherit the world, but through the righteousness that comes from faith. For this reason, it depends on faith, so that it may be a gift, and the promise may be guaranteed to all his descendants, not to those who only adhere to the law but to those who follow the faith of Abraham, who is the … [More]
Oct. 15 SAINT TERESA of AVILA Virgin, Reformer of the Carmelite Order (1515-1582) http://magnificat.ca/cal/engl/10-15.htm “By their fruits you will know them,” says Our Lord of those who claim to be His followers. The fruits which remain of the life, labors and prayer of Saint Teresa of Avila bear to her virtue a living and enduring testimony which none can refuse to admit. She herself wrote her life and many other celebrated spiritual works, and much more can still be said of this soul of … [More]