Novena to St. Therese of the Child Jesus

Novena to St. Therese of the Child Jesus

Santa Teresita is celebrating its 90th anniversary on August 2nd, 2020. We were founded during an epidemic, and Providence would have it that here we are 90 years later serving the vulnerable in the midst of a pandemic!   The novena started on July 24, but you can...
Keep Your Eyes Fixed on Him

Keep Your Eyes Fixed on Him

A Reflection from Cristo Rey Resident A consequence of the coronavirus is the continued “social distancing” and quarantines that have left most of us isolated from friends and family. Yes, it is scary and discouraging, so much so, that even the most stouthearted among...

The Lord Ever Before Me

I saw the Lord ever before me,with him at my right hand I shall not be disturbed. (Psalm 16:8)  These words of the Psalmist, recalled by Saint Peter in his address after the resurrection of Our Lord, seem to call deeply to us during this time of uncertainty and fear....

Finding the Silver Lining

Reflections from our Sisters Reflection on a Rose – by Sister Karolyn RoseI had the privilege of caring for one of our Manor residents in our COVID unit, who is a coronavirus survivor.  One day as I was sitting with her, she became reflective with a faraway look in...
The Light Shines in the Darkness

The Light Shines in the Darkness

What do John Paul II, Edith Stein, Emil Kapaun, Mother Luisita, and you all have in common?  All of you have had in your lifetime, the opportunity to be light in the darkness.  Whether in the face of the darkness of a communist regime or of a corona virus pandemic,...
From Death to Life

From Death to Life

During this past week, Santa Teresita experienced a procession reminiscent of the Israelite Passover. In ancient times, our Jewish brothers and sisters were led out of slavery in Egypt by our provident God. This began with 10 plagues, with the final plague being the...