From the time Teresa of Avila entered a convent at the age of sixteen, she exhibited an independence of spirit not readily tolerate by the sixteenth-century church. Her expansive nature, intensity, and energy would fuel a lifetime of accomplishment, including, most significantly, the reform of Carmelite convents and the writing of a body of work that today is considered the cornerstone of Christian mysticism.
Saints Of Africa
Over 117 million Catholics Live in Africa almost twice as many as in the United States. Is it any surprise that saints of Africa number in the thousand. They include three Popes, three Doctors of the Church, eight fathers of the church, thousands of martyrs, hundreds of monks, plus countless religious and lay leaders.
A book of Saints
this book offers a new look at the saints. from the ancient martyrs to the sixteenth-century mystics to the modern-day missionaries, she profiles some of the real-life men and women who became God's human representatives on earth, and whose moving stories of courage and determination, unconditional love and self-sacrifices still speak to us today.
St. Michael And The Angels
St. Michael And The Angels is a beautiful and inspiring book telling all about the Angels. Filled with with stories from the lives and writing of the saints, it tells of the role which the good Angels play in the divine economy of saving soul.
Living Flame of Love
The poem Living Flame of Love, describes longing for total intimacy with God, without barriers; through purgation of sense and spirit, the aspiring soul now enjoys such contemplation of divine love that it savours the joys of eternal life.