Founder of the Sisters of St [MARY-MAGDALENE].During the French Revolution she had to maintain a hidden chapel, and her struggling community endured poverty and political hardship.
When times improved, the Order she founded was actually the Sisters of Christian Schools of Mercy. By the time she finished there were 150 teachers.
Her own name was used posthumously in recognition of her services as the Order continued to flourish.
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
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Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Female
Type : Saint or Sage
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Birth and Death Dates : 1756-1846
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 190
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