• baptized Teresa Sánchez de Cepeda y Ahumada.
  • born on March 28, 1515 in Gotarrendura, Spain.
  • died on October 4, 1582 in Alba de Tormes, Spain.
  • canonized by Pope Gregory XV in 1622, forty years after her death.
  • named a Doctor of the Church by Pope Paul VI on 27 September 1970.

   

  • born on October 12, 1891 in Breslau (Silesia), Germany.
  • died on August 9, 1943 in Auschwitz concentration camp.
  • beatified on May 1, 1987 in Cologne, Germany by St. John Paul II.
  • canonized on October 11, 1998 in Vatican City Rome.
  • Her feast day is August 9.
  • Patron of Europe; loss of parents and converted Jews.

    

  • born on April 12, 1930 in Madrid, Spain.
  • died on April 8, 1950.
  • declared her Venerable on June 9, 1983 by Pope John Paul II.

    

  • Marie Françoise-Thérèse Martin, also known as
    Saint Thérèse of the Child Jesus and the Holy Face, O.C.D.
  • born on January 2, 1873 in Alencon, France.
  • popularly known as "The Little Flower of Jesus" or simply "The Little Flower".
  • died on September 30, 1897 in Lisieux, France.
  • beatified on April 29, 1923 by Pope Pius XI.
  • canonized on May 17, 1925 by Pope Piux XI.
  • Patron of Gardens of Vatican City, Missionaries, France, Russia.
    HIV/AIDS sufferers, radio care-a- thons, florists and gardeners, loss of parents,
    and tuberculosis.

  • Juana Fernández Solar
  • born on July 13, 1900 in Santiago, Chile.
  • died on April 12, 1920 in Los Andes, Chile.
  • beatified on 3 April 1987 in Chile after a miracle attributed to her from her native land cleared her for beatification while another miracle coming from
    Chile.
  • canonized by Pope John Paul II on 21 March 1993 in Saint Peter's Square.

    

  • Juan dela Cruz was born in 1542.
  • died on December 14, 1591 in Ubeda, Jaen, Spain.
  • beatified on January 25, 1675 by Pope Clement X.
  • canonized on December 27, 1726 by Pope Benedict XIII.
  • Patron of contemplative life; contemplatives, mystical theology and mystics.

    

  • Elizabeth Catez
  • born on July 18, 1880 in Avord, Farges-en- Septaine,France.
  • died on November 9, 1906 in Dijon, France.
  • beatified on November 25, 1984 in Paris, France by Pope John Paul II.
  • canonized on October 16, 2016 in Vatican by Pope Francis.
  • Patron of sick people, loss of parents and against illness.