Daily Catholic Quote from St. Teresa of Avila

St. Teresa of Avila, Virgin and Doctor of the Church

St. Teresa of Avila, Virgin and Doctor of the Church

“All the troubles of the Church, all the evils in the world, flow from this source: that men do not by clear and sound knowledge and serious consideration penetrate into the truths of Sacred Scripture.” (Thought attributed to St. Teresa of Avila by Cornelius à Lapide in The Great Commentary)


October 15 — Memorial of St. Teresa of Avila, Virgin and Doctor of the Church (1515-1582)

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  1. Please could you give me a reference for this quote I haven’t been able to find it in St Teresa’s writings.

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