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The Life of Teresa of Jesus The Autobiography of Teresa of Avila by E. Allison Peers

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Written in English

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Number of Pages400
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Open LibraryOL7436652M
ISBN 100385011091
ISBN 109780385011099

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THE LIFE OF SAINT TERESA OF JESUS List of Chapters for the Life of St. Teresa CHAPTER 1. Describes how the Lord began to awaken her soul in childhood to a love of virtue and what a help it is in this respect to have good parents.   The gem is the Intimate Diary, and St Teresa of the Andes shows a tremendous amount of spiritual maturity and wisdom--especially for someone who only lived to I think many will be inspired by reading her Diary and the details of her li The main reason to buy this volume is St. Teresa's Diary, which is published in English within this book/5(4).   The Life of St. Teresa of Jesus of the Order of Our Lady of Carmel Written by Herself Translated by David Lewis Third edition With Introduction and Notes by Rev. Fr. Benedict Zimmerman, O.C. D. Order of the Discalced Carmelites. The Life of the Venerable Anne of Jesus: Companion of St. Teresa of Avila Paperback – Janu by A Sister of Notre Dame de Namur (Author), Fr. Benedict Zimmerman OCD (Introduction) out of 5 stars 1 rating See all formats and editions/5(3).

The Secret Life of Mother Teresa Surprising facts about her family, her vision from Jesus, and her initial reluctance to work with the poor. February During her lifetime, Mother Teresa of. Early Impressions—Dangerous Books and Companions—The Saint is placed in a Monastery III. The Blessing of being with good people—How certain Illusions were removed The Life of St. Teresa of Jesus, of The Order of Our Lady of Saint Teresa of Avila Carmel. ix Introduction to the Present Size: 2MB. ‎Teresa of Ávila, also called Saint Teresa of Jesus, baptized as Teresa Sánchez de Cepeda y Ahumada, (Ma – October 4, ) was a prominent Spanish mystic, Roman Catholic saint, Carmelite nun, writer of the Counter Reformation, and theologian of contemplative life through mental prayer. S. Jesus said to be "Wise as serpents and innocent as doves" and this really applies to St. Teresa of Avila As she was spreading new foundations of monasteries for both men and women of the Carmelite reform that resulted in the Discalced Carmelites she really gave what Jesus said meaning. These foundation ran into plenty of obstacles from day one from both the laity, the clergy, and the episcopate/5(2).