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Christian Women Who Inspire

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Christian Women Who Inspire

Jane Frances de Chantal

(1572–1641), co-founder of the Order of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Visitation Order or Visitandines). Jane was born in Dijon, France, into a Catholic loyalist family in a period of Catholic reform and spiritual renewal. At the age…

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Sojourner Truth

Sojourner Truth (ca. 1795–1883) was an African-American evangelist and abolitionist. Born a slave named Isabella in Ulster County, New York, she grew to womanhood working on the farms and in the homes of various slave owners. She and her slave…

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