"Behold this Heart that has so loved men." Bouasse Lebel
Upon her canonization, October 17 (the day of her death) was set as the memorial of St. Margaret Mary Alacoque. Following Vatican ll, in 1969 that date was assigned to St. Ignatius of Antioch, and the memorial of St. Margaret Mary was moved to Oct.16. Many continue to commemorate St. Margaret Mary on October 17.
(St. Teresa of Jesus) print from an engraving
attributed to Demarteau Art Catholique #279 6 Place St. Sulpice circa late 1800's