The blog of the Carmelite Community at Aylesford Priory
Friday, 15 October 2010
Teresa of Avila, Carmelite & Doctor of the Church
Today the Carmelite Family and the universal Church celebrates the feast of St Teresa of Avila, Carmelite nun, Doctor of the Church and reformer of the Order.
"Christ has no body now, but yours. No hands, no feet on earth, but yours. Yours are the eyes through which Christ looks compassion into the world. Yours are the feet with which Christ walks to do good. Yours are the hands with which Christ blesses the world"