Saint Therese of Lisieux
Updated: 3/16/2020
Saint Therese of Lisieux

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  • St Therese of Lisieux born in 1873 was a French Catholic whose ambition was to become a Saint.
  • When. she was 4, sadly her mother died.
  • This led her to turn to the Virgin Mary for guidance. She wanted to join the convent, though she was too young.
  • At the age of 11.She became very sick. After a few weeks, her sisters brought a statue of Mary to her and she was healed.
  • After living a good life as a part of the convent. St Therese died tragically early at the age of 24 from tuberculosis.
  • St Therese was canonized by Pope Pius XI on May 17, 1925, only 26 years after her death.