Her life

Important dates in the life of ThereseAlençon1873 2nd January : Marie Françoise-Thérèse Martin is born4th January : Baptism in the Church of Notre-Dame (Our Lady)March 1873 – April 1874 : Nursed at Semallé (near Alençon)1874 2nd April : Returns definitively to her family1877 28th August : Mrs. Martin dies (...)

The holiness of Thérèse is not based on extraordinary phenomena. It consists of “doing ordinary things in an extraordinary way !”