Julia of Billiart, Julie Billiart, Mary Rose Julia Billiart
Date of Birth:
July 12, 1751
Date of Death:
April 8, 1816
Started to teach the catechism when she was still young, and continued to do so even when she became crippled.
Saint Julia took a private vow of chastity at the young age of 14.
Known for causing several miracles, which confirmed her sanctity.
Saint Julie Billiart (12 July 1751 — 8 April 1816) was a French religious leader who founded, and was the first Superior General of, the Congregation of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur.