Saint Hildegard of Bingen was a mystic, scholar and a woman of letters who lived in 11th century Germany. She was proclaimed Doctor of the Church in 2012. The multiple facets of her personality (a herbalist, talented composer of music, her… Read more engagement with the women of her time) portray a figure who transcends her epoch to join our contemporary world.
Saint Theresa of Lisieux was a French Carmelite nun. She is celebrated for her theology of the “little way”, which considers humble everyday actions as the veritable way to holiness. Patron saint of missions and France, she was named Doctor of the Church in 1997.
Because he saw nature as the work of God, the young Théodore Monod wanted to become a scientist. A scholar, explorer and a great specialist of the desert, this Protestant was committed to ecology and the defence of human rights. Deeply humanist, curious about the world and a man of his times, Théodore Monod is one of the great witnesses of the 20th century.
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