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 Living documents May 17, 2003 A pro-life Novena for the upcoming election (Day... November 4, 2002 Two gems April 18, 2007 I know what I will be doing one... March 6, 2007 Alternative Liturgy March 22, 2009 Without Eucharist Church Becomes a Museum, Says Cardinal... March 18, 2003 Mimefield August 2, 2007 Rant August 9, 2004 Respect vs refusal of October 2, 2007 Pride of place July 6, 2008 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.