Teresa o Ávila

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Saunt Teresa o Ávila
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Saint Teresa of Ávila bi Peter Paul Rubens
Virgin, Mystic, Ecstatic, Doctor o the Kirk
Born 28 Mairch 1515(1515-03-28)
Gotarrendura, Ávila, Croun o Castile (the day Spain)
Dee'd 4 October 1582(1582-10-04) (aged 67)[1]
Alba de Tormes, Salamanca, Spain
Veneratit in Roman Catholic Kirk
Lutheran Kirk[2]
Anglican Communion[3][4]
Beatified 24 Aprile 1614, Roum by Pape Paul V
Canonised 12 Mairch 1622, Roum by Pape Gregory XV
Major shrine Convent o the Annunciation, Alba de Tormes, Spain
Feast 15 October
Attributes Habit o the Discalced Carmelites, Beuk an Quill, arrae-pierced hert
Patronage Bodily illnesses; heidaches; chess; lacemakers; lacewirkers; loss o parents; fowk in need o grace; fowk in releegious orders; fowk ridiculed for thair piety; Požega, Croatie; sick fowk; sickness; Spain; Talisay City, Cebu

Saunt Teresa o Ávila, an aa cried Saunt Teresa o Jesus, baptised as Teresa Sánchez de Cepeda y Ahumada (28 Mairch 1515 – 4 October 1582), wis a prominent Spaingie mystic, Roman Catholic saunt, Carmelite nun an author during the Coonter Reformation, an theologian o contemplative life throu mental prayer.

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  1. At some oor o the nicht atween 4 October an 15 October 1582, the nicht o the transeetion in Spain frae the Julian tae the Gregorian calendar
  2. "Notable Lutheran Saints". resurrectionpeople.org. 
  3. "Holy Days". churchofengland.org. 
  4. "Holy Men and Holy Women" (PDF). churchofengland.org.