Flirty dating tresa

Some people have used this story as an early example of sanctity, but this author think it's better used as an early example of her ability to stir up trouble.

After this incident she led a fairly ordinary life, though she was convinced that she was a horrible sinner.

This put Teresa in the middle -- especially since she liked the romances too.

As a teenager, she cared only about boys, clothes, flirting, and rebelling.

When she was 16, her father decided she was out of control and sent her to a convent.

Feastday: October 15 Patron of Headache sufferers, Spanish Catholic Writers Birth: March 28, 1515 Death: October 4, 1582 Beatified By: April 24th 1614, Rome by Pope Paul V Canonized By: March 12th 1622, Rome by Pope Gregory XV Teresa of Ávila was born Teresa Ali Fatim Corella Sanchez de Capeda y Ahumada in Ávila, Spain.

Less than twenty years before Teresa was born in 1515, Columbus opened up the Western Hemisphere to European colonization.

Teresa's father was rigidly honest and pious, but he may have carried his strictness to extremes.

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