- María de la Purísima of the Cross
Born to a wealthy and very pious family. Lived in Portugal from 1936 to 1938 to escape the persecutions of the Spanish Civil War. Nun, joining the Institute of the Sisters of the Company of the Cross on 8 December 1944, making her final vows in 1952. Superior general of her Order in 1977.
- if you have information relevant to the canonization of Blessed Maria, contact
Fra Alfonso Ramírez Peralbo, OFMCAP
Hermanas de la Compañía de la Cruz
C/ Santa Angela de la Cruz, 4
41003 Sevilla, SPAIN
- “Blessed María Isabel Salvat Romero“. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 February 2009. Web. 29 March 2015. <>