Blessed María Caridad Álvarez Martín

Blessed María Caridad Álvarez MartínMemorial

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The daughter of Sotera Martín and Constantino Álvarez, María joined the Augustinian Missionary Sisters in 1955, and made her perpetual vows on 3 May 1960. She served in Algeria for more than 30 years, working with the poor and the elderly. Murdered by Muslim fundamentalists in the Armed Islamic Group while walking to Mass. Martyr.

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed María Caridad Álvarez Martín“. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 September 2018. Web. 16 November 2018. <>