Jesus Offers You A Cross

Photo of St. Therese of Lisieux embracing the large crucifix in the courtyard at Le Carmel monastery.

“Jesus offers you the cross, a very heavy cross, and you are afraid of not being able to carry it without giving way. Why? Our Beloved Himself fell three times on the way to Calvary, and why should we not imitate Him?” – St. Therese of Lisieux