Tag Archives: St. Teresa of Avila

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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“If You’ve Been Successful, You Didn’t Get There on Your Own”

Obama’s campaign speech There has been a lot of controversy during the last few days over what Obama said to business owners in a campaign speech given in Roanoke, Virginia: …”look, if you’ve been successful, you didn’t get there on … 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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