Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Preparation for the feast of St. Therese

"To help me accept a humiliation, she once confided to me: 'If I had not been accepted in Carmel, I would have entered a Refuge (for fallen women) and lived out my days there, unknown and despised among the poor penitents. I would have been happy to be taken as one of them, and would have become an apostle among them, telling them what I thought of God's mercy.'" - Therese By Those Who Knew Her

O Lord, Who has said: Unless you become as little children you shall not enter the Kingdom of Heaven; grant us, we beseech Thee, so to follow in humility and simplicity of heart the footsteps of St. Therese, the virgin, that we may obtain everlasting rewards. Who lives and reigns forever. Amen.

1 comment:

  1. Right now I am praying to be released from a certain situation even if it means I do something to humiliate myself to ensure this happens. But my pride won't let me. I feel that means that prayer is insincere. Dear St. Therese, pray for me!


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