Beatification of Zelie and Louis Martin: Press Kit

Mission Sunday, October 19, 2008, Lisieux, France

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Comprehensive informational booklet about the beatification

  • "The beatification of Louis and Zelie Martin," the press dossier of the Tourism Office at Lisieux, translated into English by Greg and Betsy Kilbrai for "Saint Therese of Lisieux: A Gateway."   Exhaustive information, with photos, about the beatification celebrations in Alencon and Lisieux;  the presiding Cardinal, Jose Saraiva Martins; the lives of Zelie and Louis; the history of their cause for sainthood; the healing of Pietro Schiliro, the miracle certified by the Pope for their beatification; the historic exhibit of their belongings at Lisieux.  

Who were Zelie Guerin and Louis Martin?


The Miracle That Made Them Blessed

Their 150th wedding anniversary on July 12-13, 2008

A Laywoman's Reflection on What Zelie and Louis Mean to Us


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