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Teresa, of Avila, Saint, 1515-1582

LC control no.n 80037617
Descriptive conventionsrda
LC classificationPQ6437.T3
Personal name headingTeresa, of Avila, Saint, 1515-1582
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Variant(s)Ahumada, Teresa de Cepeda y, Saint, 1515-1582
Cepeda, Theresa de, Saint, 1515-1582
Cepeda y Ahumada, Teresa de, Saint, 1515-1582
De Cepeda, Theresa, Saint, 1515-1582
De Cepeda y Ahumada, Teresa, Saint, 1515-1582
Sanchez de Cepeda y Ahumada, Teresa, 1515-1582
Teresa, d'Avila, Saint, 1515-1582
Teresa, de Avila, Saint, 1515-1582
Teresa de Jesús, 1515-1582
Teresa di Gesù, Saint, 1515-1582
Teresa, of Jesus, Saint, 1515-1582
Teresa, Saint, 1515-1582
Teresa, von Avila, Saint, 1515-1582
Teresia a Jesu, Saint, 1515-1582
Tereza, Avilʹskai︠a︡, 1515-1582
Theresa de Jesus, Saint, 1515-1582
Theresa, of Avila, Saint, 1515-1582
Thérèse, d'Avila, Saint, 1515-1582
Thérèse de Jésus, Saint, 1515-1582
Therese, von Avila, Saint, 1515-1582
Theresia a Jesu, Saint, 1515-1582
Theresia, von Avila, Saint, 1515-1582
Theresia von Jesus, Saint, 1515-1582
Birth date1515-03-28
Death date1582-10-04
Place of birthÁvila (Spain)
Place of deathAlba de Tormes (Spain)
AffiliationDiscalced Carmelites
Profession or occupationNun
Special noteNot the same as: Thérèse of the Child Jesus, who is Thérèse de Lisieux
Found inSainte Thérèse, 1902.
Enc. Brit., 15th ed. (Teresa of Avila; sometimes called Teresa of Jesus; originally Teresa de Cepeda y Ahumada)
Theresia von Avila, 1981: t.p. (Theresia von Avila; Theresia von Jesus)
Vita, 1983, c1962: t.p. (Santa Teresa d'Avila)
Ispanskie mistiki, 1988: t.p. (sv. Tereza Avilʹskai︠a︡)
Majestic is your name, c1993: CIP t.p. (Theresa of Avila)
Sententiae spirituales ex operibus Seraphi[cae] Virginis Theresiae a Iesu ... 1642.
BM cat. (Theresa [de Cepeda], de Jesus, Saint)
Teresa de Avila, lettered woman, c2009.
The complete works of Saint Teresa of Jesus, 1946.
Discalced Carmelites website, September 17, 2020: (St. Teresa of Jesus; Saint Teresa of Jesus; Teresa de Ahumada; born March 28, 1515 in Ávila, Spain; died on October 4, 1582 in Alba de Tormes; beatified by Paul V in 1614; canonized by Gregory XV in 1622;d proclaimed doctor of the Church by Paul VI in 1970; first woman upon whom that title was conferred)
Carmelite Sisters of the Divine Heart of Jesus Northern Province (Wisconsin) website, September 17, 2020: (St. Teresa of Avila; baptized Teresa Sánchez de Cepeda y Ahumada; born on March 28, 1515 in Gotarrendura (Ávila), Spain; died on October 4, 1582 in Alba de Tormes, Spain; canonized by Pope Gregory XV in 1622, forty years after her death; named a Doctor of the Church by Pope Paul VI on September 27, 1970)
Associated languagespa