Juana Enriqueta Josefina of the Sacred Hearts Fernandez Solar It was the name with which the Chilean Catholic nun was baptized when she was born, who later consecrated herself as Santa Teresa De Jesús de Los Andes.
Who is Santa Teresa de los Andes?
Sister belonging to the Discalced Carmelites, a fraternity she entered at the young age of fourteen, at which time she knew she wanted to dedicate her life to the adoration of Christ and to the realization of the collective good before the individual.
Saint Teresa of the Andes was canonized on March 21, 1993, in honor of the Christian work she carried out in life favoring the poor and homeless and bringing to them a message of faith and hope.
The missionary sister of the Discalced Carmelites was represented wearing the habit that she wore in life.
It was awarded to this:
- The closing,
- the sentence,
- the contemplative life,
- the silence,
- the joy and
Attributes that characterized her during her time in the Lord's vineyard.
When is Teresa de los Andes celebrated?
- His festivity is celebrated every year on July 13 in honor of the day of his birth.
Santa Teresa de los Andes is adored today with great fervor in Chile, her native country and also in many countries where her history of sacrifice and consecration has touched the hearts of religious, recognizing in her one of the youngest dedicated sisters. Christ of the world.
Santa Teresa de los Andes How and when did she die?
Sister Teresa died at the age of 19 a victim of typhus and diphtheria.
Prayer of the Church of Chile to Teresa de Los Andes
The prayer that we offer below has been a spokesperson so that believers can reach out to the saint and ask her intercession in the achievement of difficult and distressing causes.
Teresa de Los Andes, who by the hand of Mary became a young woman in love with Jesus Christ,
You are a model of holiness and a way of perfection for the Church.
You knew laugh, love and serve.
You were strong to take the pain and generous to love.
Tesay youú You knew how to contemplate God in the simple things of life.
Show us the love of the Father to live friendship with joy and tenderness in the family.
Help the weak and sad so that the Spirit encourages them in hope.
Intercede for us and ask for Chile and the world love and peace.
Teresa de Los Andes, favorite daughter of the Chilean Church, religious of Carmel,
Friend of the young, Servant of the poor, Pray for us every day.