Pauline von Mallinckrodt (June 3, 1817 - 30 April 1881) was the German foundress of the Sisters of Christian Charity. She was the sister of Hermann von Mallinckrodt and daughter of Detmar von Mallinckrodt, both local politicians.
St. Agnes was a Roman girl who was only thirteen years old when she suffered martyrdom for her Faith. Agnes had made a promise, a promise to God never to stain her purity. Her love for the Lord was very great and she hated sin even more than death! Since she was very ... continue readingMore Female Saints
St. Lydwine is the patroness of sickness Lydwine of Schiedam was born at Schiedam, Holland, one of nine children of a working man. After an injury in her youth, she became bedridden and suffered the ... continue reading
By Justin Soutar