Thérèse o Lisieux

Saunt Thérèse o Lisieux (French: sainte Thérèse de Lisieux), born Marie Françoise-Thérèse Martin (2 Januar 1873 – 30 September 1897), an aw kent as Saunt Thérèse o the Bairn Jesus an the Haly Face, O.C.D., wis a French Catholic Discalced Carmelite nun that is widely veneratit in modren times. She is popularly kent as "The Little Flouer o Jesus", or semply "The Little Flouer.”

Saunt Thérèse o Lisieux, O.C.D.
The Little Flouer
Virgin, Nun, Mystic
Doctor o the Kirk
BornMarie Françoise-Thérèse Martin
2 Januar 1873(1873-01-02)
Alençon[1] Orne, France
Dee'd30 September 1897(1897-09-30) (aged 24)
Lisieux, Calvados, Fraunce
Veneratit inCatholic Kirk
Beatified29 Apryle 1923 by Pape Pius XI
Canonised17 Mey 1925 by Pape Pius XI
Major shrineBasilica o St. Thérèse, Lisieux, Fraunce

National Shrine of St. Thérèse, Darien, Illinois, U.S.
National Shrine of the Little Flower Basilica, Royal Oak, Michigan, U.S.

Diocesan Shrine an Pairish o St. Therese o the Bairn Jesus, Antipolo Ceety, Rizal Province, Philippines
Feast1 October (General Roman Calendar)
3 October (Roman Mairtyrology o the Tridentine Calendar,[2] Melkite Catholic Church)
AttributesDiscalced Carmelite habit, crucifix, roses
PatronageGardens of Vatican City
Missionaries; Fraunce; Roushie; HIV/AIDS sufferers; florists an gairdeners; loss o paurents; tuberculosis; the Russicum; Alaska, Pasay Ceety, Antipolo Ceety, Philippines


  1. Simar, Jean-Marie; Boubli, Nathalie (2013-12-07). "St. Therese's birthplace". Sanctuaire d’Alençon (Shirne of Alençon). Archived frae the oreeginal on 2013-12-07. Retrieved 2018-04-19..
  2. The Roman Martyrology. Westminster, Maryland: Newman Bookshop. 1944. p. 228.