Grandpa’s Hands

Grandpa’s Hands

Author Unknown We recently received this touching story and couldn’t help but share with all of you! “Nevertheless, I am continually with you; you hold my right hand.” (Psalm 73:23) Grandpa, some ninety plus years, sat feebly on the patio bench. He...

911 Gratitude

By: Sr. Isabelle Mr. Moore’s* eyes were filled with tears. “I am so grateful to you. You gave me back my life.” This ninety one year old man’s greatest pain is loneliness. A retired LAPD Blue officer with no remaining family to support him, he turns to God in prayer....
St Jude and Elderly Care

St Jude and Elderly Care

By: Joanna Mason Looking at a statue of St. Jude, you may have noticed that he often sports some sort of bump on the top of his head. You’ve probable made or at least heard others make various interpretations of this bump, such as, “bad hair day?”, “does he have a...
Santa Teresita…Home Again: A ‘Primarosa Returns”

Santa Teresita…Home Again: A ‘Primarosa Returns”

Santa Teresita opened in 1930 as a TB sanatorium and the dear young women whom we cared for are affectionately known as the “Primarosas”- the first roses of Santa Teresita. Lucile Perez, was one of Santa Teresita’s early boarders at our Sanatorium in the 1940s. “I...
Hayden 5k 2017: A Race to Remember

Hayden 5k 2017: A Race to Remember

The Hayden 5k was our usual March highlight here at Santa Teresita. This year, the excitement was even more elevated than usual, as we are celebrating Hayden’s 50th anniversary! We had racers of every age and with many different modes of transportation; some...
Alleluia, He is risen!!

Alleluia, He is risen!!

“Christ is risen from the dead! And by His death, He has trampled upon death And has given life to those who are in the tomb.” There is so much to say in this season of Easter, so much to meditate on and contemplate, which makes it difficult to pick just...