Liturgy St. Therese of the Child Jesus, Virgin, Doctor of the Church by Jeffrey Miller October 1, 2005 written by Jeffrey Miller October 1, 2005 Today being the feast day for St. Therese here are some newer Carmelite blogs. At last I have found my vocation; my vocation is love! Palouse Carmel Ponderings Also Steven Riddle provides a link to an online version of The Story of a Soul. 2 comments 0 FacebookTwitterGoogle +Pinterest Jeffrey Miller previous post The missing Generation next post Archbishop brings �a ray of light� to dim deathbed encounters You may also like 2008 LA Religious Education Conference August 13, 2008 Corpus Christi Eucharistic Procession June 25, 2009 Pro Multis November 19, 2006 An Early Christmas December 9, 2003 Liturgical Brain Washing April 3, 2004 Various Musings on St. Teresa of Avila October 15, 2021 A pro-life Novena for the upcoming election (Day... November 2, 2002 The humbled scribes and the Pharisees March 13, 2016 True restoration October 19, 2006 Things that make you scream January 18, 2009 2 comments Teresa Farmer October 2, 2005 - 7:15 pm Actually, Teresa, she is your patron saint along with all the other Teresa’s. Teresian feasts positively pile up in October: –14th, birth of our third daughter, Marie Therese (1984) –15th, Teresa of Avila –19th, Mother Teresa, beatification. (Is it mere coincidence that The Little Flower, Mother’s patroness, was declared Doctor of the Church on that same date in 1997?) A few other famous “Teresa’s”: —The Sixteen Blessed Teresian Martyrs of Compi�gne, generally considered to be the last victims of the French Revolution. Each of these Carmelite nuns bore some form of the name of St. Therese, co-patron of France. —St. Therese Couderc (founder, Sisters of the Cenacle, canonized 1970) –Therese Neumann von Konnersreuth, stigmatic, who served beer to American soldiers during WWII. –Sr. Francious-Therese, V.H. M. (Leonie Martin, sister of The Little Flower, who took the religious name Therese after her sister’s death.) –Sr. Teresa Benedicta Crucis, better known as St. Edith Stein. All were inspired by the original Teresa the Great, of Avila. I’ll leave it at that, even though there are many, many more. 😉 Reply Teresa October 3, 2005 - 9:55 am THANK you for the Teresian lesson!! I love being counted in that lot… don’t you? Reply Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.