Venerable María Beatriz del Rosario Arroyo y Pidal

Venerable María Beatriz del Rosario Arroyo y PidalAlso known as

  • Sister Maria Rosario of the Visitation
  • Mother Sayong

Profile

The only daughter of Ignacio Arroyo and Doña Maria Pidal; her brother José became a senator in 1919, her brother Mariano became a governor in 1928. María made her profession as a Dominican nun on 3 January 1914. Teacher. With two like-minded Dominican sisters, she founded the Dominican Sisters of the Most Holy Rosary on 18 February 1927, and served as its superioress. The Sisters continue their good work today in the Philippines, the Marianas, Kenya, Italy, and the United States, running schools, colleges, retreat houses and clinics.

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Venerated

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Venerable María Beatriz del Rosario Arroyo y Pidal“. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 January 2020. Web. 12 May 2021. <>