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Father Alexis (Jean-Marie) Prou,

contemplative Franciscan.

Born November 13th, 1844 in Sainte Pazanne,

died October 15th, 1914 in Caen.

Guardian of the convent of Saint-Nazaire, he preached the retreat in the Carmel of Lisieux in October 1891. Thérèse received relief from him and decisive impetus in her way of confidence.