St. Antida Day: Srs Charity of St. Joan Antida


These sisters were founded after the French Revolution. St. Joan Antida was a Daughter of Charity and learned under St. Vincent himself.

The sisters’ website is down, so one may have to snail mail or phone an inquiry:

A brief biography:

A longer article:


I attended Guardian Angels Day Nursey run by these sisters in Milwaukee way back when i was a little girl.


I don’t understand. St. Vincent de Paul died in 1660; St. Joan Antida was born in 1765…


Mayhap something was lost in translation. She trained in Paris where the DCs were founded, from what I understand. Apologies for any errors.


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