St Theresa Lisieux Medal - The little flower / patron saint of Aids/HIV sufferers

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St Theresa Medal - The little flower\

St Theresa Lisieux - patron saint of AIDS/HIV sufferers

2.5cm x 1.5cm

Saint Thérèse of Lisieux, O.C.D.
The Little Flower
Virgin, Nun, Mystic
Doctor of the Church
BornMarie Françoise-Thérèse Martin
2 January 1873
Alençon[1] OrneFrance
Died30 September 1897 (aged 24)
LisieuxCalvados, France
Venerated inCatholic Church
Beatified29 April 1923 by Pope Pius XI
Canonized17 May 1925 by Pope Pius XI
Major shrineBasilica of St. Thérèse, Lisieux, France

National Shrine of St. Thérèse, Darien, Illinois, U.S.

Diocesan Shrine and Parish of St. Therese of the Child Jesus, Antipolo City, Rizal Province, Philippines
Feast1 October (General Roman Calendar)
3 October (Roman Martyrologyof the Tridentine Calendar,[2]Melkite Catholic Church)
AttributesDiscalced Carmelite habit, crucifixroses
PatronageGardens of Vatican City
Missionaries; France; Russia; HIV/AIDS sufferers; radio care-a-thons; florists and gardeners; loss of parents; tuberculosis; the Russicum; Alaska, Pasay CityAntipolo CityPhilippines