Trusting God with St. Therese (paperback)
Learn how Therese of Lisieux trusted God through tragedy, scruples, spiritual darkness, and physical suffering. Connie Rossini pairs episodic stories from the saint’s life with memories of her own quest to trust. With sacred scripture, the Catechism of the Catholic Church, and insights from psychology, Rossini leads listeners to surrender their lives completely to Jesus.
Practical and accessible, Trusting God with St. Therese includes questions for reflection that make it a perfect for book clubs and faith-sharing groups.
Let St. Therese teach you to:
- Move beyond blaming those who have hurt you.
- Believe in God’s goodness, in spite of tragedies.
- Wait patiently for God’s will to be done.
- Embrace your weaknesses.
- Benefit from your sins.
- Overcome anger, envy, and presumption.
- Face the future without fear.
- Go straight to heaven when you die.
“In the Bible, God urges us to trust Him with all of our heart. . . In Trusting God with St. Therese, Connie Rossini not only helps us to understand the importance of trusting in God’s providence, but gives us simple steps (based on the teaching of St. Therese) to help us achieve that goal. As someone who has struggled with this issue for most of my life, I highly encourage you to read this book. It will change your life!”
-Gary Zimak, Catholic Evangelist and author
“A heartfelt and fascinating story! In Trusting God with St. Therese, author Connie Rossini bares her soul and shares intimately about her lifetime struggle to trust God. Through the help of St. Therese, Rossini has discovered that God’s grace is essential to conquer fears, anger, and anxiety and will enable trust to blossom in one’s heart. Helpful reflection points punctuate each chapter. You’ll love this book!”
– Donna-Marie Cooper O’Boyle, EWTN TV Host and best-selling author
“Connie Rossini has made a great saint into someone accessible and real in her book Trusting God with St. Therese. In the journey through this book, you’ll marvel at how much you’ll relate. But if you’re not careful, you’ll find yourself changed … for the better. Rossini has truly put together a gem of a book here, one that is sure to be loved and shared by many!”
-Sarah Reinhard, Catholic author and blogger
“What can we do when we feel we have hit a wall in our spiritual growth? One solution is to turn to St. Therese. Connie Rossini has written an eminently helpful book to do just that. Tracing Therese’s life experiences and applying them to her own, Rossini gives practical insights into how to deepen our relationship with Christ.”
-Devin Rose, Catholic apologist and author