Teresa of Lisieux, Saint
Teresa of Lisieux, Saint
Short biographical article by Edith Donovan

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  • Teresa of Lisieux — (1873–97)    Saint, Mystic and Devotional Writer.    Teresa was born Marie Françoise Thérèse Martin into an intensely religious family. She was determined to join the Carmelite Order and, after a personal appeal to the Pope, she was allowed to… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Thérèse of Lisieux, Saint — orig. Marie Françoise Thérèse Martin born Jan. 2, 1873, Alençon, France died Sept. 30, 1897, Lisieux; canonized May 17, 1925; feast day October 1 French Carmelite nun and Doctor of the Church. Born into a devout Roman Catholic family, she entered …   Universalium

  • Saint Therese of Lisieux —     St. Thérèse of Lisieux     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► St. Thérèse of Lisieux     (Sister Teresa of the Child Jesus)     Carmelite of Lisieux, better known as the Little Flower of Jesus, born at Alençon, France, 2 January, 1873; died at Lisieux …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Teresa of Ávila — Infobox Saint name=Saint Teresa of Ávila birth date=28 March 1515 death date=death date and age|1582|10|4|1515|03|28 [At some hour of the night between 4 October and 15 October 1582, the night of the transition in Spain from the Julian to the… …   Wikipedia

  • Teresa of the Andes — Infobox Saint name=Saint Teresa of the Andes birth date=birth date|1900|7|13|mf=y death date=death date and age|1920|4|12|1900|7|13|mf=y feast day=April 12 venerated in= imagesize=200px caption=Teresa of the Andes birth place=Santiago, Chile… …   Wikipedia

  • Thérèse of Lisieux — Infobox Saint name=Saint Thérèse de Lisieux birth date=birth date|1873|1|2|mf=y death date=death date and age|1897|9|30|1873|1|2|mf=y feast day=October 1 October 3 Traditional Catholic Calendar venerated in=Roman Catholic Church imagesize=175px… …   Wikipedia

  • Saint Benedict Catholic School and Performing Arts College — Infobox UK school name = Saint Benedict Catholic School and Performing Arts College size = latitude = 52.94328 longitude = 1.48593 dms = dms motto = motto pl = established = 1986 approx = closed = c approx = type = Secondary School and Sixth Form …   Wikipedia

  • Saint — 1347 80, Italian ascetic and mystic. died A.D. 731, pope 715 731. died A.D. 741, pope 731 741. died A.D. 352, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 337 352. died A.D. 683, Sicilian ecclesiastic: pope 682 683. died A.D. 855, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 847… …   Universalium

  • saint — saintless, adj. /saynt/, n. 1. any of certain persons of exceptional holiness of life, formally recognized as such by the Christian Church, esp. by canonization. 2. a person of great holiness, virtue, or benevolence. 3. a founder, sponsor, or… …   Universalium

  • Saint Teresa — may refer to:*Saint Teresa of Ávila (1515–1582), founder of the Reformed Carmelites, and Doctor of the Church *Saint Thérèse of Lisieux, O.C.D. (1873–1897), Carmelite nun, and Doctor of the Church *Saint Teresa of Los Andes (1900–1920), Carmelite …   Wikipedia

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