Tag Archives: Carmelites

For All Who Have Difficulty Praying

A saint who had a tough time in prayer Today’s saint sympathizes with all of those who have difficulty in prayer.  Because like most of us, she experienced the distractions of everyday life, a wandering mind, hardships, boredom, challenges, and … Continue reading

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Lives That Speak Love for God and Others: Two Saints from Auschwitz

This week has two different feast days of saints who had died in the Nazi Concentration Camp at Auschwitz. One on August 9, is for St. Benedicta of the Cross, a Carmelite; and the other on August 14 is for St. … Continue reading

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Ascending the High Mountain

Love those mountains There is something very refreshing about going to the mountains.  Perhaps it is the combination of fresh air, breathtaking views, being closer to the clouds, and the feeling of being on top of the world. The ascent … Continue reading

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