Saints of the Week

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Sts. Louis & Marie Zelie Martin

God gave me a father and a mother who were more worthy of heaven than of earth.
St. Therese of Lisieux

    Facts about Sts. Louis & Marie Zelie Martin

  • Before they met, they desired the religious life but were turned down.
  • They raised five daughters who all became nuns, including St. Therese of Lisieux.
  • Mr. & Mrs. Martin were canonized by Pope Francis on October 18, 2015.