Sunday, August 18, 2019

Blessed Marie-Thérèse Haze – Saint of the Day – January 7

Bl. Marie-Thérèse Haze Biography

Bl. Marie-Thérèse Haze Profile. Born: 27 February 1782 in Belgium, Europe. Worked in Belgium. Died: 7 January 1876 in Liège, Belgium. Feast Day is celebrated on January 7.


The Memorial of Bl. Marie-Thérèse Haze – Saint of the Day

Bl. Marie-Thérèse Haze Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Date of Birth 27 February 1782
Country of Birth Belgium of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Nuns/Sisters
Profession Nun
Place of Work Belgium
Date of Death 7 January 1876
Place of Death Liège, Belgium
Feast Day January 7
Beatification Beatified by Pope John Paul II on 21 April 1991
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of Daughters of the Cross


Blessed’s Biography

Blessed Marie-Thérèse Haze was born as Jeanne Haze on February 27, 1782, in Liège, Belgium. She was the second youngest of seven children by Louis Haze and Marguerite Tombeure. Her father worked in the secretariat of the Liège First Bishop. In 1794 her father retired and moved to the German Empire where he died.

In her childhood, Marie-Thérèse developed and cultivated a strong devotion to the Passion of Christ. At age four, she could read and write. She had a strong devotion to religion from an early age but was 50 years old when she finally found her vocation.

In 1833 Marie-Thérèse and her sisters founded the Congregation of the Daughters of the Cross of Liège. She died on January 7, 1876, in Liège, Belgium of natural causes.

Blessed Marie-Thérèse Haze
Blessed Marie-Thérèse Haze