Basil Moreau

Basil Moreau

The Blessed Father Basil Anthony Marie Patrice Moreau, CSC (February 11, 1799–January 20, 1873) was the French priest who founded the Congregation of Holy Cross from which three additional congregations were founded, namely the Marianites of Holy Cross, the Sisters of the Holy Cross, and the Sisters of Holy Cross. Father Moreau was beatified on September 15, 2007 in Le Mans, France.

Read more about Basil MoreauUpbringing, Ministry As A Young Priest, Foundation of Holy Cross, Foundation of The Holy Cross Sisters (Marianites of Holy Cross), Important Dates in The Life of Fr. Moreau, Legacy

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