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SJST For those who have read my poem The Dove and Rose, I hope you will also enjoy this version. All of my poetry can be found in my book, Little Flowers and Fiery Towers. Also, please visit my author’s website, The Dove and Rose!
SJST En l’honneur de Sainte Thérèse de Lisieux et Sainte Jeanne d’Arc Un petit et pauvre poème en Français, surement avec les fautes, mais j’ai l’écrit de mon cœur Sainte Thérèse, ma petite mère, petite reine, et sainte sœur Ma petite mère, petite reine, et sainte sœur, Sainte Thérèse, une perle du ciel Le Christ… More Sainte Thérèse, ma petite mère, petite reine, et sainte sœur
SJST My little mother, queen, and saint A little flower I found one day Thérèse, whose fragrance none can hide Sweet, from above, where she abides My little mother, queen, and saint Whose petals hold the dew and rain Of grace from God that falls up there That makes its fields so pure and fair… More Saint Thérèse, my little mother, queen, and saint
SJST In flames, Jeanne d’Arc shines brightly, crying Around her angels weeping, sighing In flames, Jeanne’s robed in tints of glory A color sweet, celestial story Her banner flies in Faith and Hope Through fire our Jeanne in love eloped Her beauty formed by pain and tears Transformed by Him Whom she holds dear Thérèse… More Most charming shade that lifts my gaze (St. Joan and St. Thérèse)
Oh Little white flower as sweet as can be Our Lord loved you ever so tenderly. From the day you were born ’til the day that you died The Heavenly Father was there at your side. Loving you, holding you, shaping and molding you into a victim of love. Dear Little flower how God loved… More St. Therese The Little Flower
Opening comments I could not have been raised in a more distant land, culture, or political belief system from that which is stated in the topic of this essay. Even my religious beliefs of youth, though still Christian, were quite different from what they are now. I hope to outline in this essay, for any… More On how I became Catholic and devoted to Sts Joan, Thérèse, and the French Monarchy