Mother Marie-Adèle Garnier

Mother Marie-Adele-GarnierAlso known as

  • Marie of Saint Peter


One of five children. Worked as a tutor and governess. Greatly devoted to the devotion of perpetual adoration. Hermitess at the Montmarte basilica in Paris, France. Founded the Adorers of the Sacred Heart of Jesus of Montmartre in 1898 under the Benedictine Rule. In 1901 during a period of persecution of religious orders, the Adorers fled to England, founding a convent at the site of the deaths of Tyburn martyrs in London. Today they have houses in England, Scotland, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, Italy, Nigeria and France. Her Cause for Canonization has opened.



MLA Citation

  • “Mother Marie-Adèle Garnier“. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 February 2018. Web. 15 June 2021. <>