He is content with a glance

He is content with a glance

I assure you that God is much better than you believe. He is content with a glance, a sigh of love. – St Therese of Lisieux

Let me be Your eager victim

Let me be Your eager victim

O Jesus, let me be Your eager victim and consume Your little sacrifice in the fire of divine love. -St. Therese of Lisieux

Smile through my own tears

Smile through my own tears

Jesus, I smile through my own tears when I contemplate Your sorrows. – St. Therese of Lisieux

To suffer in peace

To suffer in peace

I found the secret of suffering in peace – I don’t say joy. To suffer in peace, it is enough to will all that Jesus wills. – St. Therese of Lisieux

Your arms carry me to Heaven

Your arms carry me to Heaven

It is your arms, Jesus, which are the elevator to carry me to Heaven! – St. Therese of Lisieux

I Long To Fly to Mary

I Long To Fly to Mary

I long to fly to Mary’s mother arms, To rest upon that spotless throne of bliss; And, sheltered there from troubles and alarms, For the first time to feel her gentle kiss. – Poetry of St. Therese of Lisieux

Let us love

Let us love

“Let us love, since that is all our hearts were made for.” – St. Therese of Lisieux