02 February 2011

New Stamp from India

Mary Ward-Loretto Institutions

Date of Issue - 2 February 2011

Mary Ward

Mary Ward was born in 1585, . as a young woman, Mary followed her desire for religious life and joined a Poor Clare community in St Omer in Flanders (now northern France). Mary travelled extensively through Europe, mainly on foot, seeking support for her Institute and Schools were established in Belgium, Bavaria, Austria and Italy.


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