"The lives of the Carmelite saints are proof that the contemplative and active life can be successfully combined and lead to sanctity."
May you be blessed, Lord, who put up with me for so long. -St. Teresa of Avila
The devotion to Mary is one of the most delightful flowers in Carmel’s garden. -Bl. Titus Brandsma
Grant my family strength, to pull through these tough times. Pick my dad and Papa up and help them with each day corrupted with pain
For contemplation is nothing else than a secret and peaceful and loving inflow of God... St. John of the Cross
"The devotion to Mary is one of the most delightful flowers in Carmel’s garden."
To be true, listen to this voice and follow its order. This means daily and hourly sacrificing your self-will and self-love. -St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross (Edith Stein)
I knew Jesus was there, sleeping in my boat, but the night was so black it was impossible to see Him. -St. Therese of Lisieux
"God, please grant peace to all those who have been affected by the hate and violence in this world."
At the evening of life, you will be examined in love. -St. John of the Cross