Name: Ignatius or Indigo
Born: Loyola, Spain, 1491
Role in the Church: After being wounded in military service, he changed his life and was ordained a priest after a long and difficult period of study. He founded the Society of Jesus also known as the Jesuits.
Name: Charles de Foucauld
Born: 15 September 1858, Strasbourg, France
Role in the Church: After a wild and restless life as a young man, he was Ordained as a priest and ministered to both native people and French troops in the North African desert. He had plans for a community of both priests and people which included routines of prayer, penance and faith communities living together.
Name: Mary or Miriam
Born: Nazareth, Galilee see Luke 1:26
Role in the Church: Married to Joseph the Carpenter Cousin of Elizabeth see Luke 1:36 who was a descendant of Aaron, the High Priest see Luke 1:5 so she was a member of the tribe of Levites
Name: Therese Martin
Born: Normandy, France, 1873
Role in the Church: Carmelite Nun from the age of 15 at the Convent in Lisieux. Declared a Doctor of the Church in 1997.