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Make a virtual pilgrimage to the infirmary where St. Therese of Lisieuxdied on September 30, 1897

Infirmerie VF from Carmel de Lisieux on Vimeo.

At 7:20 p.m. on September 30, 1897, 119 years ago, St. Therese died in a little infirmary on the ground floor of the Carmelite monastery in Lisieux.  In honor  of the anniversary of her death, visit this little room courtesy of the film, and, while there, pray for your special intentions and for the dying, that they may enter into life with Therese.

A virtual visit to the infirmary where St. Therese died, courtesy of the Carmel of Lisieux

Infirmerie VF from Carmel de Lisieux on Vimeo.

For years countless pilgrims have longed to pray in the room where St. Therese lived after July 8, 1897 and where she died on September 30, 1897.  Now you can visit it virtually, thanks to the Carmel at Lisieux, in a beautiful film (less than four minutes).  (Remember that it's said that Therese had a sign affixed to the entrance: "Forbidden for sad people to enter.")

While you are in the infirmary, please say a prayer of thanks for the community of the Carmel at Lisieux and for all who helped in this project. May God, who is never outdone in generosity, reward them.

Posted on Friday, August 1, 2014 at 09:08PM by Registered CommenterMaureen O'Riordan in , , , | CommentsPost a Comment | EmailEmail | PrintPrint