Therese Neumann
(12-19-2009, 01:42 AM)Walty Wrote:
(12-19-2009, 01:26 AM)Servus_Maria Wrote: I just read the wiki page on her. Pretty interesting. Why is she bleeding from her eyes though?

Yeah, that's one of the things I didn't understand. The picture is so intense too and it seems like such a contrast from the relatively benign and shy pictures of St. Pio's stigmata.

Her story seems so compelling but the Church hasn't made any announcement about her so I was wondering what other people thought.

I don't know why but seeing pictures of those with the stigmata or bleeding statues or whatever always gives me a weird feeling. This one is no exception.
Her cause for beatification has been recently opened.  I believe she is an authentic Catholic mystic, as did the many thousands who witnessed her stigmata..


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Therese Neumann - by Walty - 12-16-2009, 11:46 PM
Re: Therese Neumann - by Walty - 12-18-2009, 06:17 PM
Re: Therese Neumann - by Historian - 12-19-2009, 01:26 AM
Re: Therese Neumann - by CanadianCatholic - 12-19-2009, 01:28 AM
Re: Therese Neumann - by Walty - 12-19-2009, 01:42 AM
Re: Therese Neumann - by DJR - 12-19-2009, 10:54 AM

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