Blessed Marie-Thérèse Haze

Also known as

  • Giovanna Haze
  • Jeanne Haze
  • Johanna Haze
  • Marie-Thérèse of the Sacred Heart of Jesus



One of seven children born to the secretary of the last prince-bishop of Liège, Belgium. Could read and write by the age of four. She was drawn to religion from an early age, but was 50 years old when she finally found her vocation. Founded the Congregation of the Daughters of the Cross of Liège in 1833, and served as its Superior General until her death; at that point, the Congregation had more than 50 houses and more than 900 sisters in service to the weak and poor.






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Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Marie-Thérèse Haze“. CatholicSaints.Info. 7 January 2013. Web. 27 March 2015. <>