Therese at age She put her hair up to look older when she went to meet the bishop. She wanted to become a nun when she was and she thought if she looked older, she would be permitted to enter the convent.
Therese -- Little Flower. The angels rejoice whenever anyone arrives in heaven.
Saint Thérèse of the Child Jesus and the Holy Face
Saint Thérèse of Lisieux (January 1873 – September or Saint Thérèse of the Child Jesus and the Holy Face, born Marie-Françoise-Thérèse Martin, was a French Carmelite nun. She is also known as "The Little Flower of Jesus" or simply, "The Little Flower".
The Little Flower, St.
Saint Therese of Lisieux (right), who would eventually become a Doctor of the Church, and her sister Celine in
A Favorite Saint! Saint Therese, the Little Flower, please pick me a rose from the heavenly garden and send it to me with a message of love. Ask God to grant me the favor I thee implore and tell Him I will love Him each day more and more.