Holy Child Jesus, Society of the
Holy Child Jesus, Society of the
Founded in England in 1840 by Mrs. Cornelia Connelly, née Peacock, a native of Philadelphia, U.S.A., who had become a convert to the Catholic Faith in 1835

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