Blessed Marie Cluse

Martyrs of OrangeAlso known as

  • Maria Cluse
  • Marta of the Good Angel
  • Marta dell’Angelo Buono Cluse
  • Sister Marthe of the Good Angel

Memorial

Profile

Sacramentine nun, making her profession on 4 November 1783. Martyred in the French Revolution.

Born

Died

  • guillotined on 12 July 1794 in Orange, Vaucluse, France
  • on the scaffold, her executioner offered to marry her; she declined, saying she would rather have dinner with the angels that night

Venerated

Beatified

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Marie Cluse“. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 July 2015. Web. 6 December 2016. <>