How is it, Lord, that we do not look at Thy face, when it is so near us? Teresa of Avila (1515-1582) from Enlarging the Heart



St. Thérèse of The Child Jesus and The Holy Face
On the back of this old postcard it states that the photograph was taken June 7, 1897
Toward the end of her life, she add  "and The Holy Face" to her Carmelite name.