Blessed Teresa of the Child Jesus and of Saint John of the Cross

detail of a holy card of Blessed Maria Pilar, Blessed Teresa, and Blessed Maria Angeles, artist unknown; swiped from the Carmelnet web siteAlso known as

  • Eusebia García y García

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Discalced Carmelite nun at the monastery of Guadalajara, Spain. Martyred in the Spanish Civil War with Blessed Maria Angeles of Saint Joseph and Blessed Maria Pilar of Saint Francis Borgia. The mob that murdered her offered her freedom if she would say “Viva el Comunismo!” (“Long live Communism”); she answered “Viva Christo Rey!” (Long live Christ the King!).

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Beatified

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  • “Blessed Teresa of the Child Jesus and of Saint John of the Cross“. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 July 2015. Web. 3 September 2015. <>