Portrait of the Venerable Marie de l'Incarnation

Portrait of the Venerable Marie de l'Incarnation

In response to visions indicating her vocation was in Canada, Marie de l'Incarnation (1599-1672) established the Ursuline congregation in Quebec (1639) and served church and civil society.

Sister Marie-de-Jésus.
Photo: François Lachapelle, 1980.
c. 1672
painting
PMA:J99.1626.
© Musée des Ursulines de Québec.


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