Our Church has given us some amazing women to model our lives after and show us how to be women of Christ. Here are some major names and a little about them. Click on the links for more!!
Our Lady: Mother of Our Lord and all humanity.
St. Therese of Lisieux: Patroness of the missions, young saint who died at the age of 24.
St. Faustina Kowalska: Saint who was given the task of spreading and encouraging a devotion to the Divine Mercy.
St. Maria Goretti: Patroness of youth, young women, purity, and victims of rape. Died at the age of 12.
Blessed Mother Theresa: Amazing modern saint being canonized this year on September 4th who founded the Missionaries of Charity and is known for her work in Calcutta, India.
St. Joan of Arc: Patroness of soldiers and France.
St. Gianna Molla: Patroness of mothers, physicians, pre born children. Modern-day saint.
Blessed Chiara Badano: Modern soon-to-be saint who died in 1990 at the age of 18.
St. Catherine of Siena: Doctor of the Church
St. Mary Magdalene: Patroness of converts, penitent sinners, sexual temptation, and women, among others.
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