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More on the Cause of Leonie Martin

http://www.leveildelisieux.fr/2017/01/25/apres-sa-soeur-et-ses-parents-leonie-martin-sur-la-voie-de-la-canonisation/http://www.leveildelisieux.fr/2017/01/25/apres-sa-soeur-et-ses-parents-leonie-martin-sur-la-voie-de-la-canonisation/ Thérèse Martin and her parents, Louis and Zélie, canonized, ” is already exceptional,” confers Bishop Jean-Claude Boulanger, bishop of the diocese of Bayeux-Lisieux. But a fourth member of the Martin family has already taken the long road that leads to canonization. The trial of the cause of beatification of Léonie Martin was opened on […]

Life of Ven Anne Madeleine Remuzat VHM of Marseilles

The servant of God: Anne-Madeleine Remuzat Sister Anne-Madeleine Remuzat was born in Marseille on November 29, 1696 into a very pious family and was baptized the very same day in the Church of Accoules. Very early on Anne manifested her desire to become a religious and after initially refusing, her parents finally allowed her to […]

A “St. Jane de Chantal” Christmas

Our foundress, St Jane de Chantal, has been described as celebrating Christmas in this spirit: “Her love for God, strong, solid, and, if we may use the expression, severe, was, nevertheless, allied to piety the most tender and simple. It was pleasing, at the Christmas feast, to see with what devotion she went herself to […]