Coming to the Alençon sanctuary means going to the school of the holy husbands Louis and Zélie Martin, parents of Saint Thérèse of the Child Jesus. It is also discovering the source of their marital and family happiness: the love that unites them, their unshakeable faith in God, through the joys and trials of their daily life. Their life soaked in the Gospel.
It is here, in Alençon, that the holy husbands Louis and Zélie Martin lived, in the second half of the XNUMXth century.e century, the nineteen years of their married life.
These ordinary saints, the first couple canonized together by the Church, have become the companions of couples and families on the path to holiness in the sacrament of marriage.