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Born at Joigny, Burgundy, France, on December 12, the daughter of a cooper, she was educated by her older brother Louis, who later became a priest and who imposed the strictest discipline and penances on her. On his recommendation, Father Varin, who planned to form an institute of women to teach girls, a female counterpart of the Jesuits, received her and three companions into the religious life in 1800, thus founding the Society of the Sacred ... Continue Reading

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  1. Kara
    1 year ago

    I did Saint Madeleine for my Confirmation name! I just love preaching to the Lord. I am a fellow nun and I appreciate another sister. :)

  2. Sophia Kathryn
    1 year ago

    This name is beautiful. I might use this as my confirmation name

  3. Miranda Christina Madeleine Vicente
    1 year ago

    I love this name! i might choose this as my conformation name! This one or Marie... Which one sound better? Miranda Christina _____ Vicente. Madeleine or Marie?

  4. Doris
    2 years ago

    Could Sophie be chosen for a confirmation name? She was referred to as Sophie many times in the article?

  5. gabriella
    2 years ago

    i am going to pick her for my confomation.

  6. Decoda
    2 years ago

    Wow she did alot in her life very intersting

  7. Brittney
    2 years ago

    Thankyou :) i think im going to choose this as my confirmation name...or isabelle. but this was my nunnas's name as she recently passed away..Is it Madeline or Madeleine?? I think its the second one?? okk thankyou so much shes my inspiration

  8. Rachael
    3 years ago

    What an incredibly smart and generous woman. I am very happy to have chosen her as my confirmation name.

  9. julie ann salve
    4 years ago

    her feast day is my birthday......

  10. Riley
    4 years ago

    Very Helpful I used the for my Comformation

  11. Maria
    4 years ago

    This hasen't helped no matter what other people have said i wanted to know the meaning and stuff instead of a load of stuff i DON'T want. sorry but this is how i feel.

  12. maddie
    4 years ago

    i picked madeline for my confirmation name i love so much she seemed to help alot of people i am very glad to have her name

  13. Madeline
    4 years ago

    I was named after this saint! I love her alot. I like my name.

  14. Eliza
    4 years ago

    This lady was very christian, i picked Madeline for my confirmation name! its a ;lovely name

  15. marissa
    4 years ago

    i am doing a project on this saint

  16. Lily
    4 years ago

    I chose this name for confirmation - she's a very kind person and Madeleine is a beautiful name.

  17. someone
    4 years ago

    This is the saint l chose for my project at school

  18. Megan
    4 years ago

    this is thew saint i picked for my saint project in English

  19. Madieline
    5 years ago

    Why is she patron?

  20. sally
    5 years ago

    my school is related to her.its opened 100 years ago. my school's baradene. is the school website. i'm looking for more facts about her. i need some help!

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