Thérèse de Lisieux

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Thé·rèse de Li·sieux

 (tā-rĕz′ də lē-zyœ′), Saint Known as "the Little Flower." 1873-1897.
French nun whose autobiography, Story of a Soul (1898), recounts her search for spiritual innocence. She was canonized in 1925.

Thérèse de Lisieux

(French terɛz də lizjø)
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(Biography) Saint, known as the Little Flower of Jesus. 1873–97, French Carmelite nun, noted for her autobiography, The Story of a Soul (1897). Feast day: Oct 3
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As they approach the summer holidays, the pupils are joining the parish church, Our Lady of The Rosary and St Therese of Lisieux, to celebrate its 80th anniversary on Friday.
In 2009 the thigh and foot bones of St Therese of Lisieux attracted 15,000 worshippers to the 3,000-capacity Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King.
Last year, many thousands of Catholics queued to walk round a reliquary (a casket) containing some bones of St Therese of Lisieux, the popular French nun, known as the Little Flower, who joined the Carmelite order at the age of 15 and died at 24.
Treasured memories Now that the relics of St Therese of Lisieux have returned to France we may be permitted to comment.
St Therese of Lisieux was born in Normandy in 1873 and died of tuberculosis in 1897, aged 24.
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Beth Allison, 10, from Bill Quay Primary, Gateshead, won the story category, while Eloise Lombard, 10, of St Therese of Lisieux RC Primary School in Stockton won the poem section.
The Italian Franciscan monk, famous for finding lost objects, is hugely popular and the Franciscan order are expecting similar crowds to those who flocked to see the relics of St Therese of Lisieux.