Pearls of Wisdom from St. Therese
Join us in a Spiritual Journey with St. Therese of Lisieux. Through the next 10 days we will be looking at the prayer booklet “Pearls of Wisdom” by M. Susan Lautenbach. Click on the image to view the daily reflection and prayer.
Taken from “Pearls of Wisdom” by M. Susan Lautenbach Jesus has been gracious enough to teach me a lesson about the mystery of the differences in souls, simply by holding up to my eyes, the book of nature. I understood how all the flowers God created are beautiful- how the splendor of the rose and […]
All creation became for St. Therese a medium for experiencing God. On her diocesan pilgrimage to Rome, she marveled at the mountains and hills from her railroad car. She admired flowers which spoke to her of the great variety of souls.
St. Therese didn’t set the world on fire when she was alive. She lived a simple unassuming life, dedicating all the “little things” of her daily existence to the glory of God.
How does your faith show itself when you are under stress? In prayer, in a sacramental life, in service to others in need?
How unhappy I shall be in heaven if I cannot do little favors for those whom I love…
Faith-filled Therese ~ how your fragile spirit struggled in those final days of purification.