July 12th – Bl. Louis and Zelie Martin

Louis & Zelie Martin

Bl. Louis and Zelie Martin (Parents of Therese of Lisieux)

Louis Martin (1823-1894) and Zelie Guerin (Martin) (1831-1877) were beatified on Mission Sunday October 19, 2008 by Pope Benedict XVI.

Louis Martin was born into a military family and spent his early years at…  more…

 Zelie Guerin (1831-18977), also born into a military family, and as a young lady also sought to… more…


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