Saint of the Day

  • St. Therese of Lisieux: Saint of the Day for Sunday, October 01, 2023
    by Catholic Online on October 1, 2023 at 12:00 am

    Generations of Catholics have admired this young saint, called her the "Little Flower", and found in her short life more inspiration for their own lives than in volumes by theologians. Yet Therese died when she was 24, after having lived as cloistered Carmelite for less than ten years. She never went on missions, never founded a religious order, never performed great works. The only book of hers, published after her death, was an brief edited version of her journal called "Story of a Soul." ...