“How has a Spanish religious, who does not understand French, been able to acquire so much authority over persons of so different a language and customs? How has she been able to make them all one heart and one soul?”Madame Acarie, referring to Venerable Anne of Jesus (Lobera)
Portrait of Venerable Anne of Jesus in the Carmel of Pontoise
Venerable Anne of Jesus died in Brussels on 4 March 1621. You can browse through all of our posts concerning Anne of Jesus here.