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Mission Sunday 2015 -Rome: The Canonisation of Louis and Zelie Martin, Parents of St. Therese of Lisieux took place today. They are the first married couple to be canonised together in the history of the Church.

Pope Francis held them up as an example of how Christian holiness can be attained in everyday life, particularly in family life. They are an outstanding example of how to sanctify the ordinary things in life by putting God at the centre and living life as a friendship with God and with the spouse.  ...

The Canonisation of Blessed Louis and Zelie Martin will take place in Rome on MISSION SUNDAY October 18 during the Synod on the Family…For more news visit our events blog

In February 2015 Bishop Boulanger of Bayeux-Lisieux, announced the introduction of the cause of Leonie Martin, (Sister Françoise-Thérèse), who lived in Caen as a Visitation nun from 1899 to 1941. See the events blog for more deteils. DIRECT LINK TO EVENTS BLOG DIRECT LINK TO TERESA 500 To mark the 5th Centenary of the Birth […]...