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If, Lord, Thy Love is Strong by St. Teresa of Avila


If, Lord, Thy love for me is strong

As this which binds me unto thee,

What holds me from thee Lord so long,

What holds thee Lord so long from me? 95 more words


DAILY QUOTE 10.20.16

“Pain is never permanent.”

– St.Teresa of Avila


Teresa of Avila

There is so much to say about St. Teresa of Jesus (3/18/1515 – 10/4/1582) who is honored today as one of only four women given the title “Doctor of the Church.” A Carmelite contemplative and mystic, writing extensively about the interior life, she was at the same time a woman of action, reformer of her community who worked tirelessly in spite of poor health at a time when the Church and the world were in great turmoil. 322 more words

Saint Teresa of Jesus, Virgin and Doctor of the Church

<blockquote>October 15“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; God alone suffices.”[1] 121 more words

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St Teresa of Avila Devoted to St Joseph

“I wish I could persuade everybody to be devoted to this glorious saint, for long experience has taught me what blessings he can obtain from God for us. 40 more words