Feast of Blessed Theresa

Blessed Theresa of Jesus Gerhardinger, foundress of the School Sisters of Notre Dame, lived from 1797 until May 9, 1879. The day she died is celebrated as her feast day.

In 2021, Sisters from the Province of Africa, Atlantic-Midwest Province and Central Pacific Province chose to honor and remember Blessed Theresa on her feast day with a video featuring images of her from around the world combined with their favorite quotes from her many letters and other writings.