stained glass window depicting st. louis martin and st. therese at an audience with pope leo xiii, november 20, 1887, in rome. installed about 1925 in st. eulalie's church, bordeaux, where st. Louis was baptized in 1823.
Click below for an illustrated article, the first in English, about St. Eulalie's Church, Bordeaux, where St. Louis Martin was baptized in 1823.
Introduces a series about St. Louis Martin’s birth and baptism in Bordeaux while his father was participating in a military campaign in Spain. Cpntemporary photographs of his birthplace and his baptimsal church, St. Eulalie’s, with its lovely stained-glass window depicting Pope Leo XIII receiving Louis and Therese. Photos of Louis’s birth certificate, which no author seems to have found before; and his baptismal certificate, which had disappeared from the church. Both documents were recovered especially for this series, which displays copies of the original handwritten French documents and supplies annotated transcripts in English.
Saints Louis and Zélie Martin, the Parents of Saint Thérèse of Lisieux
The lives of Saints Louis and Zelie Martin, the parents of Saint Thérèse of Lisieux; their spirituality; the life of their family; their beatification in 2008 and canonization in 2015; what we can learn from them today. Articles, homilies, conferences, photo galleries. A unique photo show to celebrate the visit of their relics to Ireland in 2018.