Blessed Dénise Leclerc

Blessed Dénise LeclercAlso known as

  • Sister Bibiane



Member of the Missionary Sisters of Our Lady of the Apostles, joining on 4 March 1959, taking the name Sister Bibiane, and making her first vows on 8 March 1961. She was assigned to a maternity ward in Algeria, working with infants and new mothers. In 1964 she was assigned to teach sewing and embroidery to young people in Algiers. There she began working with the poorest of young women in the city. Martyred by Islamic forces.




Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Dénise Leclerc“. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 July 2018. Web. 16 August 2018. <>