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Meditatio House: Naked Attention and the Prayer of Quiet

This week, on October 15, we remembered one of our contemplative ‘Soul Sisters’: St Teresa of Avila (1515-1582). During her lifetime Teresa set about the difficult task of reforming Carmelite convent life. 1,113 more words

Christian Spirituality

Show Notes - A Good Habit 10/15/14


This past Wednesday on A Good Habit we were blessed to introduce y’all to a guest we have been looking forward to bringing on the show for a quite a while:  Dr. 613 more words

A Good Habit

7 Quick Takes: My Favorite St. Teresa of Avila Quotes

This Wednesday was St. Teresa of Avila’s feast day. Looking for quotes to put up on JPII Center’s Facebook, I fell in love with way too many. 80 more words

Saints

May today there be peace within

May today there be peace within
St. Teresa of Avila, 1515-1582

May you trust God that you are exactly where you are meant to be. 85 more words

Poetry

What St. Teresa would say about ISIS

“Let nothing disturb you,
Let nothing frighten you,
All things are passing away:
God never changes.
Patience obtains all things
Whoever has God lacks nothing; 389 more words

Theology of the Body Thursday #2: Thought of the Day from St. Teresa of Avila

“It is no small misfortune and disgrace that, through our own fault, we neither understand our nature nor our origin.”- St. Teresa of Avila

Isn’t that the whole point of… 11 more words

Saints

The Path of Joy, Prayer, Fraternity and of Time

Today begins the Order’s celebration of the 5th Centenary of St.Teresa’s birth. Read Pope Francis’ message to the Bishop of Avila on St. Teresa’s Feast  25 more words

St. Teresa Of Jesus