Franciscan Saint of the Day

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Saint Vincent de Paul and Saint Louise de Marillac Image: Saint Vincent de Paul and Saint Louise de Marillac | Relief in Saint Vincent’s chapel in the church of San Carlo al Corso church in Milan | sculpture by Giovanni Pandiani

Saint Louise de Marillac

Saint of the Day for March 15

(August 12, 1591 – March 15, 1660)

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Saint Louise de Marillac’s Story

Born near Meux, France, Louise lost her mother when she was still a child, her beloved father when she was but 15. Her desire to become a nun was discouraged by her confessor, and a marriage was arranged. One son was born of this union. But Louise soon found herself nursing her beloved husband through a long illness that finally led to his…Read More

 

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