“Praise of a warrior”: Thérèse of Lisieux, the fighter of spirituality

Book. How can a religion which preaches unconditional love also be that of a God presented as the “Lord of Hosts” where the “Fighting Warrior” ? “I did not come to bring peace, but the sword”, declares Jesus himself (Matthew 10, 34), in a sentence which has been the subject of a rich exegesis and … Read more

Books: Thérèse of Lisieux and Benedict XVI compete for the best sales

Essays, novels, biographies… Find the ranking of best-selling books from January 5 to 11, 2023 in La Procure bookstores. A strong increase in sales of books related to Benedict XVI since his death has also been noted. A selection of inspiring readings from books published over the past four months. 1BENEDICT XVI, SERVANT OF LOVE: … Read more

Our cultural selection on Sainte Thérèse of Lisieux

Album. Natasha St-Pier asks only to believe Believe, MCA, €14.99. The Acadian singer’s new spiritual album, “Croire”, comes out on the occasion of the Assumption Day and gives thanks to women. “Whether they are anonymous mothers or saints, they have a quiet strength within them, a gentleness that inspires me”, confides the singer who could … Read more

Today, 150 years ago, Saint Therese of Lisieux was born: she has a message for consecrated and laity

On January 2, 1873, 150 years ago, was born in Alençon, Normandy, a girl whom her parents named Marie-Françoise-Thérèse Martin. She became a Carmelite religious, died of illness at the age of 24 and left writings that have touched thousands and thousands of minds and hearts. The Church celebrates her as Saint Teresa of Lisieux … Read more

The ten dates that have inscribed Thérèse of Lisieux in the hearts of the faithful all over the world

150 years after her birth, celebrated on January 2, 2022, Thérèse of Lisieux, the most famous saint of modern times, is celebrated by Christians around the world. Here are the ten key dates that have definitely inscribed little Thérèse in the hearts of the faithful. Do you know that Aleteia lives only thanks to the … Read more

Mother Teresa of Calcutta, Teresita de Lisieux and the great love that is given in small things

José Mª Alsina, superior of the Children of Our Lady of the sacred hearthas interviewed for the magazine Funds Vitae Father Pascual Cervera, General Coordinator of the Corpus Christi Movementa movement for priests who participate in the spirituality of Mother Teresa of Calcutta. Cervera talks about his 22-year relationship with Mother Teresa. They also talk … Read more

Lisieux: Nathalie Porte becomes vice

By Paul Lesigne Published on 30 Oct 22 at 10:20 The Pays d’Auge See my news Follow this media Officially elected last Monday, Nathalie Porte began working on the subject this summer. ©Normandy Region The former deputy for Lisieux/Falaise Nathalie Porte becomes vice-president of the Normandy Region in charge of tourism. She was elected during … Read more

The 10 reasons why Therese of Lisieux, in her twenties, was proclaimed a Doctor of the Church

The anecdote of Saint Pius X’s meeting with a missionary bishop who had given him a portrait of Saint Therese of Lisieux is well known. The Pope had told him:This is the greatest saint of modern times.”. The knowledge that Pope Sarto had of Teresa came from afar and that is why he did not … Read more

Conca Fiorita in celebration for Saint Teresa of Lisieux

Bergamo. The parish of Santa Teresa di Lisieux – Conca Fiorita district in Bergamo – is preparing to kick off the patronal feasts, which will officially begin with the novena on Thursday 22 September and will continue until 2 October. There are numerous celebrations, starting with the recurrence, Friday 23, of the fourth anniversary of … Read more