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A Leadership Problem

According to Teresa, “God gives these souls [in the Sixth Mansions] the strongest desire not to displease him in anything, however small, and the desire to avoid if possible every imperfection.” But this passion for holiness leaves these individuals conflicted.┬áTeresa

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Posted in 6th Mansions - Chapter 6

Silkworms and Butterflies: Part Two

And now let us see what becomes of this silkworm, for all that I have been saying about it is leading up to this. When it is in this state of prayer, and quite dead to the world, it comes

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Posted in 5th Mansions - Chapter 2, Stories and Parables