Blessed Mary de Cerevellon

detail of a stained class window of Saint Maria Cervelló; date and artist unknown; Interior of the Basílica of Santa Maria del Mar, Barcelona, Spain; photographed on 10 February 2014 by José Luiz Bernardes Ribeiro; swiped from Wikimedia Commons; click for source imageAlso known as

  • Maria di Cervellon
  • Maria dell’Aiuto
  • Maria de Socos
  • Maria of Help

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One of the founders of the female branch of the Mercedarians in 1265, she worked with the Christian slaves of the Moors, and served as superior of her order.

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Mary de Cerevellon“. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 August 2015. Web. 29 August 2015. <>