Saturday, October 15, 2016

St. Teresa of Avila on Prayer

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St. Teresa of Avila on Prayer

"October 15th is the feast of St. Teresa of Avila, Doctor of the Church. A 16th century Carmelite who worked to bring reform to that religious order, she is a well-known mystic who was blessed with intimate union with God. In 1577, she was encouraged by a superior to pen a book on prayer in …"