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Saint Teresa de los Andes
Original name: Juanita Fernandez Solar
Birth: Jul. 13, 1900
Santiago
Santiago Metropolitan, Chile
Death: Apr. 12, 1920, Chile

Saint. She was born at Santiago, Chile on July 13, 1900. From her adolescence she was devoted to Christ. She entered the monastery of the Discalced Carmelite Nuns at Los Andes on May 7, 1919, where she was given the name Teresa of Jesus. She died on April 12 of the following year after having made her religious profession. She was beatified by John Paul II on April 3, 1987, at Santiago, Chile, and proposed as a model for young people. She is the first Chilean and the first member of the Teresian Carmel in Latin America to be beatified. St. Teresa of the Andes was canonized on March 21, 1993 in St. Peter's Basilica. (bio by: Jim Ditton) 
 
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Santuario de Santa Teresa de Los Andes
Valparaíso, Chile
 
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Originally Created by: Jim Ditton
Record added: Feb 05, 2008
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Saint Teresa de los Andes
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