Clôture du Jubilé de sainte Thérèse – Homélie du Cardinal Semeraro

Closing of the Jubilee of Saint Teresa – Homily by Cardinal Semeraro

Click here to download and print the text THERESE OF LISIEUX, PILGRIMS OF HOPE We celebrate today, dear brothers and sisters, the mystery of the Epiphany of the Lord. On this day, as the Liturgy prays, with the help of the star, the Lord revealed his Son to all nations. The arrival of the Magi, who came from the East to […]

Published January 10 2024

17ème exposition de crèches du monde

17th world crib exhibition

From the time of Advent when we prepare to welcome the Child Jesus in our hearts and at home through the nativity set up with the family, come and discover the magic of Christmas at the basilica! This year, the Sanctuary teams installed the 17th exhibition of nativity scenes of the World and put the American continent especially at […]

December 5, 2023

Exhortation apostolique du pape François sur sainte Thérèse de l’Enfant Jésus et de la Sainte Face

Apostolic Exhortation of Pope Francis on Saint Thérèse of the Child Jesus and the Holy Face

Apostolic Exhortation “It is Confidence” from Pope Francis on trust in the merciful love of God on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the birth of Saint Thérèse of Lisieux 1. “It is confidence and nothing but confidence which must lead us to Love”.[1] 2. These very strong words of Saint Thérèse […]

December 15, 2023

2023 Jubilé de la naissance et de la Béatification de sainte Thérèse

2023 Jubilee of the birth and Beatification of Saint Thérèse

Consult the jubilee process booklet by clicking on your language: French English Spanish Italian German Portuguese Dutch Polish Calendar of the Jubilee Year of Saint Teresa CLICK HERE to download the program for the year in PDF! Monday January 2, 2023: 150th anniversary of the birth of Thérèse 14:30 p.m.: Conference “Itinerary of a life […]

December 2, 2022

Homélie du recteur – Dimanche 18 février 2024

Homily from the rector – Sunday February 18, 2024

Click here to download and print the text in pdf Every year, on the first Sunday of Lent, the gospel makes us hear the episode of Jesus' temptations. As this year we are reading the Gospel according to Saint Mark, the episode of temptations is very brief in Mark, he does not detail it. He just tells us that the Spirit pushes […]

February 20, 2024

Homélie du recteur – Mercredi des Cendres

Rector’s Homily – Ash Wednesday

Click here to download and print the text in pdf Saint Thérèse does not talk much about Lent. She mentions it in a letter to her sister Léonie (LT 175) and I summarize: she speaks of Lent as symbolic of this “land of exile”, and of Easter as symbolic of the “Homeland of Heaven” towards which we […]

February 15, 2024

Homélie du recteur – Dimanche 11 février 2024

Homily from the rector – Sunday February 11, 2024

Click here to download and print the text in PDF The liturgical year is not divided into small pieces, it is a continuity. And if the whole of Lent and the Easter Season which enshrine the solemn celebration of the death and resurrection of Jesus move within the space of a month, depending on the year, […]

February 13, 2024

Homélie du recteur – Dimanche 4 février 2024

Homily from the rector – Sunday February 4, 2024

Click here to download and print the text The Bible contains two Books in which the suffering of man, even the despair of man, is expressed more than elsewhere: these are the book of Ecclesiastes and the book of Job, of which we heard a snippet a moment ago. “Truly, the life of man on the […]

February 5, 2024

Carême, semaine Sainte et Pâques à Lisieux

Lent, Holy Week and Easter in Lisieux

School of prayer “at the school of the saints of Carmel” For all, led by the Carmelite Brothers of Lisieux, every Tuesday of Lent from 20:30 p.m. to 21:30 p.m. Teaching followed by a time of silent prayer, possibility of snack at the end time for prayer. Location: Notre-Dame du Sourire Chapel, Ermitage Sainte-Thérèse February 20 – Oration at the school of […]

Published January 29 2024

Homélie du recteur – Dimanche 28 janvier 2024

Homily from the rector – Sunday January 28, 2024

Click here to download and print the text As the Book of Exodus describes the manifestation of God among his people, when God gives Moses the words of the Covenant, we can understand that the people are afraid. What is described looks very much like a volcanic eruption… And what […]

Published January 29 2024

Homélie du recteur – Dimanche 21 janvier 2024

Homily from the rector – Sunday January 21, 2024

Click here to download and print the text Is Jonah a Blessing to Nineveh? Is Jonah's proclamation to Nineveh a word of blessing? Yes ! Yes, we see it through the effects on the people of Nineveh: “At once the people of Nineveh believed in God. They announced a fast, and all, from the most […]

Published January 26 2024

Dimanche 14 janvier 2024

Sunday January 14 2024

Click here to download and print the text “Speak, Lord your servant hears.” We can hear this instruction from Eli the priest to Samuel for ourselves. It’s about listening to the word of God. But where does this word resonate? First in creation. If you reread the first chapter of Genesis, the one we understand as […]

Published January 16 2024

Dimanche 17 décembre – Homélie du recteur

Sunday December 17 – Homily from the rector

Click here to download and print the text This prophecy from chapter 61 of the book of Isaiah that we hear today, Jesus will be keen to read it himself in the synagogue of Nazareth at the beginning of his public ministry, to reveal its meaning. accomplishment. For Jesus will be the one on whom the Spirit of the Lord God rests in full, John […]

December 19, 2023

Dimanche 10 décembre – Homélie du recteur

Sunday December 10 – Homily from the rector

Click here to download and print the text I said last week, the Advent season is a time of spiritual exercise to revive in us the spirit of vigilance, to revive in us the expectation of the Day of the Lord, the expectation that we recall each time we celebrate the Eucharist in the acclamation that follows […]

December 11, 2023