July 17th – Bls. Teresa of St. Augustine & Companions (Martyrs of Compiegne)

Martyrs of Compiegne

Bls. Teresa of St Augustine and Companions
(Martyrs of Compiegne) 

(d.1794) – Virgins and Martyrs

As the French Revolution entered its worst days, a community of sixteen Discalced Carmelites from the Monastery of the Incarnation in Compiegne, France offered themselves as sacrificial victims to beg God for peace for the Church and for their country…     more…


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