Novena to St. Thérèse of Lisieux: September 22-30, 2017

St. Thérèse of Lisieux O my God, you have surpassed all my expectations.”

Our Fall novena for 2017 will be to the Little Flower, St. Thérèse of Lisieux. Each night during the novena we will reflect on one or more topics related to St. Thérèse as we honor her and seek her guidance along our Carmelite journey.

Novena Dates:
September 22–30
Governo House (See Campus Map)
Holy Spirit Church, Fremont, CA

Novena Dates, Topics, and Presenters
7:00–8:30 PM • September 22–30 • Governo House

Date/Day Location Topic Presenter
9/22/2017 Fri Dining Room Why St. Thérèse, the Little Flower Hermania
9/23/2017 Sat Dining Room The Little Way of St. Thérèse Irene
9/24/2017 Sun Dining Room Family Life of St. Thérèse Georgia
9/25/2017 Mon Dining Room St. Thérèse and Her Love of Mary Annette
9/26/2017 Tue Library St. Thérèse: The Little Bird Catherine
9/27/2017 Wed Library St. Thérèse 33rd Doctor of the Church Adora
9/28/2017 Thu Dining Room St. Thérèse and Spiritual Childhood Ann
9/29/2017 Fri Dining Room St. Thérèse and Her Vocation of Love Marilou
9/30/2017 Sat Dining Room St. Thérèse and Suffering Susan M.


The Novena prayers can be found here.
For those of you who are not able to join us physically, we invite you to pray these prayers on your own. May you be blessed for your faithfulness.


October 1ST
I do not regret having surrendered myself to love.
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Catherine is a member of Our Lady of Mercy Lay Carmelite Community. “An apostle must pay with himself for those he wants to win [for Christ].” Divine Intimacy, 326,2