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St. Teresa of Avila Comments

Less than twenty years before Teresa was born in 1515, Columbus opened up the Western Hemisphere to European colonization. Two years after she was born, Luther started the Protestant Reformation. Out of all of this change came Teresa pointing the way from outer turmoil to inner peace. Teresa's father was rigidly honest and pious, but he may have carried his strictness to extremes. Teresa's mother loved romance novels but because her husband ... Continue Reading

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  1. EthikimeTtide
    3 years ago

    You certainly have some agreeable opinions and views. Your blog provides a fresh look at the subject.

  2. Caitlyn
    3 years ago

    This is for my saint report for confirmation! it really helped :D!

  3. Tedideabe
    3 years ago

    I find myself coming to your blog more and more often to the point where my visits are almost daily now!

  4. Joyce
    3 years ago

    I choose to do a St. Report about her because I think I can relate with her Ethnic background such a great example for St's out there :)

  5. sdfsdgfd
    3 years ago

    I just sent this post to a bunch of my friends as I agree with most of what you’re saying here and the way you’ve presented it is awesome.

  6. Sydney
    3 years ago

    That was great information of St.Teresa

  7. Heather
    3 years ago

    Thank you, St. Teresa, for help with my headache before my test!

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    3 years ago

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  9. Cindi gurl
    3 years ago

    This information is very useful. I must use this website more often if I'm doing projects for school. :)

  10. Emily Rose
    3 years ago

    Thanks Cahtolic Online,
    This information was very useful, and I want to thank you for it!
    Emily. (:

  11. Z.J.
    3 years ago

    This has made me more interested in things like this.

  12. yuwannakno?
    3 years ago

    popular comfirmation name

  13. Chris Brune
    3 years ago

    To the girls who chose Theresa for their confirmation name:

    Good on you! My mother was named after St. Theresa of Avila, was proud of it all the days of her life and, in many ways, was like St. Theresa. The world could use a few more like her and I think you young women just might fill the bill.

  14. melanie
    4 years ago

    Teresa is going to be my Confirmation name and i have to write an essay on her and this really helped me. thanks ! (:

  15. emily
    4 years ago

    that good information

  16. alex
    4 years ago

    i think she is an amazing saint. I am choosing her for my confirmation saint. I like her because she had a lot of trouble following God when she was younger, but then learned to put god first. plus i love reading and her symbol is a book. and i get lots of headaches, so maybe she can help me :)

  17. anna varghese
    4 years ago

    i think that st.teresa of avila is a great saint, i hope that i will emulate her in my life in some good way for the greater glory of god. i feel really sorry for all my sins and i hope god will forgive me for my sins and ignorance, i will pray to st. teresa so that god's plan for me will be fulfilled in my life.............and i may not be worried about the future or past. by the way, i am 24 and i still did not get my confirmation....i am praying to st.teresa of avila that i may get a confirmation as soon as possible and that my confirmation name will be st. teresa for sure.

  18. Lokeh
    4 years ago

    She is a great woman because she helps and work for God!

  19. caroline
    4 years ago

    I think shes gonna b my confirmation saint!! she was such a good and holy person, and she was friends with St. John of the Cross!! isnt that cool??

  20. Kiera17
    4 years ago

    this website is such a big help i had to write a saint report to make my Confirmation and i had to read the report out loud to everyone's parents in my class. I didnt know who to write about or what to say about one of the saints when i found out that i wanted to do Saint Teresa this website gave me all the answers of the questions that i had to answer within my report. Thanks :):)<3333

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