- Sister María of the Merciful Love of Jesus
Fifth of 16 children born to Don Emiliano Guizar y Valencia and Lucia Barragan Guizar. Baptized at the age of one day. Teacher in her early teens. At age 15 she suffered from a near fatal illness, which led to serious reflection, which led to her dedicating herself to God. Founded the Guadalupan Handmaids of Christ the Priest.
- “Venerable María de Jesús Guízar Barragán“. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 June 2016. Web. 23 April 2017. <>