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If Only You Knew…St Teresa & the Waters of Prayer (Part 2 of 2)

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If You Only Knew…Saint Teresa and the Waters of Prayer (Part II of II) Editor’s Note:  In Part I, we looked at how Jesus had gotten the attention of the Samaritan woman when He spoke of living waters, and how St. Teresa of Avila also gets our attention when speaking of the stages of prayer as waters of prayer.  Today, we will discuss what those four waters of prayer entail. Jesus had asked... Read More

If You Only Knew…St Teresa & the Waters of Prayer (Part I of II)

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 If You Only Knew…Saint Teresa and the Waters of Prayer (Part I of II) Jesus tired and thirsty sat down at a well and there encountered a Samaritan woman who had come to draw water. Asking her for a drink, He said to her, “‘If you knew the gift of God and who is saying to you, Give me a drink, you would have asked him and he would have given you living water… Everyone who drinks of this... Read More

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