Theresa of Avilas Birth Name: Teresa Sanchez de Cepeda Y Ahumada
Her Patronage: Saint Theresa of Avila is the Patron Saint of Spain, Croatia, Sick People, Lace Makers, Religious Orders, and for people who are ridiculed for their piety.
Saint Theresa of Avila Prayers and Quotes
"Christ has no body now but yours. No hands, no feet on earth but yours. Yours are the eyes through which he looks compassion on this world. Yours are the feet with which he walks to do good. Yours are the hands through which he blesses all the world. Yours are the hands, yours are the feet, yours are the eyes, you are his body. Christ has no body now on earth but yours."
Lord, grant that I may always allow myself to be guided by You, always follow Your plans, and perfectly accomplish Your Holy Will. Grant that in all things, great and small, today and all the days of my life, I may do whatever You require of me. Help me respond to the slightest prompting of Your Grace, so that I may be Your trustworthy instrument for Your honor. May Your Will be done in time and in eternity by me, in me, and through me. Amen
Accustom yourself continually to make many acts of love, for they enkindle and melt the soul.
How friendly all men would be one with another, if no regard were paid to honor and money! I believe it would be a remedy for everything.Did you know that Saint
To have courage for whatever comes in life - everything lies in that.
Don't let your sins turn into bad habits
DID YOU KNOW?
Augustine of Hippo Helped her?
Well he didn't go and help her but she was given his book (Confessions) and found inspiration in his conversion. She was very fond of him.