The Roamin' Roman

Benvenuto! You have happened upon the blog of a wandering Catholic American college student studying for a year in Rome, the Eternal City. You will find here my pontifications, ruminations, reflections, images, and ponderings on my life in Rome. Ciao!

Tuesday, September 13

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Here is her original casket and grave marker, from the Carmel part of the Lisieux cemetary. Therese's body was moved to Carmel in the early 1900s, as part of a great procession in honor of either her beatification or canonization (I don't remember which, probably beatification?)


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