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    Saint Marie-Azélie Guérin Martin

    Saint Marie-Azélie Guérin Martin

    23 December 1831 in Saint-Denis-sur-Sarthon, Orne, France
    †: 28 August 1877 in Alençon, Orne, France of breast cancer
    Memorial: 12 July


    Lifelong lay woman. Lace maker. Married to Saint Louis Martin on 12 July 1858. Mother of nine children; five of them, all girls, survived to adulthood and became nuns; the youngest was Saint Therese of Lisieux.


    • 26 March 1994 by Pope John Paul II (decree of heroic virtues)


    • Mission Sunday, 19 October 2008 by Pope Benedict XVI
    • recognition celebrated at the cathedral at Lisieux, France
    • on 3 July 2008 Pope Benedict XVI issued a decree acknowledging a miracle involving the 2002 repair of a normally-fatal congential lung condition suffered by the infant Pietro Schiliro of Monza, Italy following a novena prayed by Pietro’s mother asking for the intervention of Blessed Louis and Blessed Marie-Azelie


    • 18 October 2015 by Pope Francis during the Synod on the Family in Rome, Italy

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