Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Spirituality: Mary of Jesus Crucified






On 13 November 1983, Pope John Paul II beatified Blessed Mary of Christ Crucified in the Vatican City. Blessed Mary of Christ Crucified was born as Mariam Bawardi in Ibillin in the Holy Land.

Born: 5 January, 1846 in Ibillin
Professed as a Carmelite Religious: 21 November 1871
Died: 26 August 1878 in Bethlehem
Beatified: 13 November 1983, Pope John Paul II beatified her in a solemn ceremony at Vatican City
Memorial Day: 26 August