Saint teresa

Discover the wisdom and teachings of Saint Teresa through these inspiring quotes and life lessons. Let her words guide and inspire you to live a more meaningful and compassionate life.
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This series of paintings shows the Doctors of the Church who are women. Recently I read that St. Hildegard of Bingen has also been given the title, so the series is incomplete. I tried to capture these beautifully holy saints at the age they would have completed their most influential work. The books they are holding represent sacred scripture, the flowers each have symbolic meaning in Christianity. Roses are Christ, columbine: the Holy Spirit, oranges: purity, lilies: Mary, dogwood: Christ…