Saint Teresa of Calcutta was known for her love and compassionate work among the poorest of the poor. Behind his drive and desire to serve the poor of Christ was his deep understanding of God's thirst for men and men's thirst for God. This guided meditation on the scriptures and teachings of Mother Teresa will lead the reader into the mystery of God's thirst for souls and how we can quench the Lord's thirst. Father Joseph Langford, who was a close friend of Mother Teresa and co-founder, together with her, of the Missionaries of Charity Fathers, leads us to the depth of the love for God that Mother Teresa had and, through her love , it reveals to us the way to enlarge the love of God in our own hearts.
I am thirsty offers us the opportunity to spend a few minutes each day with Mother Teresa and with the thirst of our God. It also helps us grow in our intimacy with God and discover that our thirst for God is a thirst for our thirst for Him.
St. Teresa of Calcutta was a woman known and loved for her tender work among the poorest of the poor. Behind her drive and desire to serve Christ's poor was a profound understanding of the thirst of God for man, and man's thirst for God. This guided meditation on Scripture and the teaching of Mother Teresa will lead those who read it into the heart of the mystery of God's thirst for souls, and how man can meet the Lord's thirst. Fr. Joseph Langford, an intimate friend of Mother Teresa's and a co-founder with her of the Missionary of Charity Fathers, leads the reader into Mother Teresa's love of God, and helps foster the love of God in the heart of the reader.
I Thirst provides an opportunity to spend a few minutes every day with Mother Teresa and the thirst of our Lord. It provides an opportunity to grow in intimacy, and to meet the thirst of God with our own thirst for him.
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“Father Langford's reflections take us to the heart of Mother Teresa's spirituality. Due to his close relationship with Mother Teresa and his own contemplation and knowledge of this subject, these meditations help us to find God in our thirst and thirst for us. "
- Edward Sri , Vice President of Formation, Fellowship of Catholic University Students
"Ironically, in a self-centered and self-centered world, many, many have a hard time believing that God is thirsty for them. This little book offers us biblical proof that this is true! It is a true gem. dee spiritual reading. "
- Helen M. Alvaré, Professor of Law, George Mason University School of Law
If you thirst for the living water of God, follow the wisdom of Mother Teresa and she will undoubtedly lead you to its source.
- Dan Burke, President, EWTN News and Avila Institute for Spiritual Formation