Skip to main content

Marguerite Vourgeoys, Congregation of Notre Dame Founder

Marguerite Vourgeoys, Congregation of Notre Dame Founder

Marian Devotion in Religious Orders: Congregation of Notre Dame (St. Marguerite Vourgeoys)

– Sister Marie Azzarello, C.N.D.

Published in Marian Studies, Volume 53 (2002)

Etienne-Michel Faillon, a priest of St. Sulpice, published Jean Jacques Olier's seventeenth-century work entitled The Interior Life of the Most Holy Virgin in 1866. Faillon added a footnote to Olier's reflection on the Visitation and the Order of the Visitation recently founded by St. Francis de Sales "to adore in this glorious mystery, graces and virtues that Jesus Christ lavished on His divine mother and through her on the Church." Faillon noted:

Full text

All About Mary includes a variety of content, much of which reflects the expertise, interpretations and opinions of the individual authors and not necessarily of the Marian Library or the University of Dayton. Please share feedback or suggestions with


Marian Library

Roesch Library
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 1390

Study Mary

Study the theology and history of Mary at the University of Dayton.

Learn More

Keyword Search

Would you like to begin a new keyword search?

Get Started