The wisdom of St. Thérèse of Lisieux, for all who want to pray.
How did this saints precious , even precocious , childhood devotion to God develop into such wisdom? Thérèse Martin entered a Carmelite convent at age 15 and died of tuberculosis at age 24. In that short time, her little flower of a life came into vibrant, spiritual bloom. Millions of people know and adore St. Thérèse , the worlds most popular saint during the first half of the 20th century , from her autobiography, The Story of a Soul, an international bestseller. This warm, wise little book will help you to discover firsthand how to receive Gods presence and love. You will walk with Thérèse through days of humility, suffering, beauty, and spiritual sensitivity and discover how, through prayer and growing faith, you too can follow your own Little Way to authentic Christian experience.
Vinita Hampton Wright is a novelist, editor, workshop facilitator, and free-lance writer. She conducts workshops on creativity & spirituality across the country. She was the subject of Ã¢â‚¬Å“PW InterviewÃ¢â‚¬Â September 2000 in Publishers Weekly, and Christianity Today ran a feature article on her work in 2001. Ms. Wright is passionate about helping writers and other artists connect with their gifts.