Sisters of Saint Joseph of Cluny

The Congregation of the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Cluny is a missionary order founded by Blessed Anne Marie Javouhey in 1807, in Cluny France. Anne Marie Javouhey risked her life as a courageous young girl who, during the terror of the French Revolution, guided...

Missionary Sisters of Our Lady of Apostles

FR. AUGUSTINE PLANQUE, FOUNDER OF THE SISTERS OF OUR LADY OF APOSTLES 1826 – 1907 Augustine Planque, a Frenchman by birth, grew up in a hard-working, thrifty, catholic family in the north of France.  As a child he went to live with his aunt Poupard who had a...

Notre Dame des Missions (Our Lady of the Missions)

The Congregation of the Sisters of Notre Dame des Missions was founded in Lyons, France, on Christmas Day 1861 by Euphrasie Barbier. Her concern was for the poorest and most abandoned in her day, especially the education of children and women. By degrees, new missions...

Medical Missionaries of Mary

Medical Missionaries of Mary (MMM) are an international congregation of women religious, founded by Mother Mary Martin, (a Dublin woman) in Nigeria, in 1937. Desiring to share Christ’s healing love, MMM bring health services to people of different cultures where...