Blessed Maria Bárbara Maix

detail of a portrait of Blessed Maria Bárbara Maix, date unknown, artist unknown; swiped off Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Maria Bárbara of the Holy Trinity

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Exiled from Austria for political reasons, she arrived in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on 9 November 1848. Drawn to the religious life, she founded the Congregation of the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary on 8 May 1849.

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Maria Bárbara Maix“. Saints.SQPN.com. 11 December 2014. Web. 26 December 2014. <>