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Blessed Mary of Christ Crucified (Blessed Mariam Bawardi of Ibillin)
 

On 13 November 1983, Pope John Paul II beatified Blessed Mary of Christ Crucified in the Vatican City. Blessed Mary of Christ Crucified was born as Mariam Bawardi in Ibillin in the Holy Land.

Biography

  • Born: 5 January, 1846 in Ibillin
  • Professed as a Carmelite Religious: 21 November 1871
  • Died: 26 August 1878 in Bethlehem
  • Beatified: 13 November 1983, Pope John Paul II beatified her in a solemn ceremony at Vatican City
  • Memorial Day: 26 August

Cause for Canonization

5 July 2003 Status
"Mariam Barwardy was beatified. No canonization yet."
Quote from His Excellency Nicholas Samra, Titular Bishop of Gerasa, Auxiliary Bishop, and Protosyncellos of Newton, Roslindale, Massachusetts, United States.

Favorite prayer

Holy Spirit, inspire me.
Love of God, consume me.
Along the true road, lead me.
Mary, my good mother, look down upon me.
With Jesus, bless me.
From all evil, all illusion, all danger, preserve me.
Amen.

Name

Blessed Mary of Christ Crucified is known as:

  • Al Qiddisa (The holy one)
  • The Kedise (The holy one)
  • Marie of Jesus Crucified
  • Marie of Jesus Crusified
  • Mariam Baouardy
  • Maram Baouardy
  • Mary Baouardy
  • Mariam Bawardi
  • The Little Arab

Schools named after her in her home town

Mariam Bawardi Kindergarten and Mariam Bawardi Elementary School within the Mar Elias Educational Institutions

More Information

Bl. Mary of Jesus Crucified, The Carmelite Order Province of the Most Pure Heart of Mary United States of America

Blessed Mary of Jesus Crucified Virgin Irish Province of the Order of Carmelites

Mariam Baouardy - Blessed Mary of Christ Crucified Melkite Greek Catholic Church Eparchy of Newton, Roslindale, Massachusetts, United States

Mary of Jesus Crucified, Carmelnet

Louis Massignon and Mariam Baouardy (Blessed Mary of Jesus Crucified) A Palestinian Saint for Our Time by Dorothy C. Buck


St. George (Mar Giries) Melkite Greek Catholic Parish
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