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
Born Marie Françoise-Thérèse Martin
2 January 1873
Alençon[1] OrneFrance
Died 30 September 1897 (aged 24)
LisieuxCalvados, France
Venerated in Catholic Church
Beatified 29 April 1923 by Pope Pius XI
Canonized 17 May 1925 by Pope Pius XI
Major shrine Basilica 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
Feast 1 October (General Roman Calendar)
3 October (Roman Martyrologyof the Tridentine Calendar,[2]Melkite Catholic Church)
Attributes Discalced Carmelite habit, crucifixroses
Patronage Gardens 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