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Marguerite had survived many threats in the twenty-six years she had been in wilderness of Canada. She had lived through Iroquois attacks, a fire that destroyed her small village, plagues on the ships that she took back and forth to France, but nothing threatened her dreams and hopes more than what her own bishop said to her in 1679. He told her that she had to join her Congregation of Notre Dame with its teaching sisters to a cloistered ... Continue Reading

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  1. wiliam foos
    3 years ago

    back in 1997 one of my friends was trying to get pregnant nothing was going well for her so she told me to pray for her.so I put her onto my list. next thing you know she was pregnant and the baby was healthy.so she is the top of my saints list.

  2. brandy wayne
    3 years ago

    they did not tell me who made her a saint.

  3. anna
    5 years ago

    Oh my beautiful God what a beautiful story of this great Saint, why why why can we not be more like the saint we read about, it is so so so hard God allow us to live more and more like your saints, please God we need to for our own salvation and of all our loved ones. AMEN


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