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Margaret Mary Alacoque

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Margaret Mary Alacoque
Saint Margaret Mary Alacoque, VHM.

Sister of the Order of the Visitation of Holy Mary (VHM).

Pronounced Venerable in 1824 by Leo XII, declared Blessed in 1864 by Pius IX, and canonized a Saint by Benedict XV in 1920.

Patron saint of people suffering with polio, devotees of the Sacred Heart, and of people who have lost their parents.

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