Feast day of St Marie of the Incarnation

Today, 30th April, Ursulines across the world celebrate the feast day of St Marie of the Incarnation a widow who gave up her  daily life, her son to the care of  her sister, to join the Ursulines.  This led her to become the first woman missionary to the New World…in Canada where she began educating the local people.  We give thanks today for her inspiration, her life, her missionary activity, her legacy…