Tuesday, December 9, 2008

Seal of the Daughters of Charity

The original seal for the Daughters of Charity was:

It was used by St. Louise de Marillac to seal her letters. It is from here that we have our motto, "The Charity of Christ Crucified Urges Us." We use various versions of the seal today:

Looking at more than one version it is easier to see the important elements!


  1. I love the top left one....I can feel the fire of the heart! :)

    Good job on the blog!

    Sr. Denise you need to add a "followers" box on your blog so we can follow your blog. Go to layout, then click add a gadget, and click on followers. That way you can also see who's following your blog!

  2. opps....just realized you already have's at the bottom...didn't notice...I'll sign up! :)