Memorial of St. Marguerite BOURGEOYS

January 12
Friday 12 January 2018
by  Ronald Witherup
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In the Sulpician liturgical Ordo approved by the Holy See twenty years ago, in 1997, January 12 is the Memorial of Saint Marguerite Bourgeoys, foundress of the Congregation of the Sisters of Notre-Dame in Canada (1698). For a brief summary of their connection to the Sulpicians, click here.

Sculpture by Jules Lasalle in Montreal (Wikimedia)