St. Joseph Cottolengo
ST. JOSEPH COTTOLENGO
Turin, Italy (1786 – 1842)
The Heavenly Patron of LSDP
“Seek ye first the kingdom of God and His righteousness and all these things shall be added unto you” (Mt. 6:33) is the foundational inspiration of the Congregation of Little Servants of the Divine Providence. Depending entirely on this Holy Word, and trusting absolutely in the Divine Providence, Sr. Dr. Mary Litty set about her work.
Sr. Dr. Mary Litty
Urged by the love of Jesus Sr. Dr. Mary Litty opened a Home for the abandoned and the destitute on 17 January 1978 at Kunnamthanam and this paved the way for the foundation of this Congregation.
Sr. Dr. Mary Litty(Foundress of LSDP)
Date of Birth : 02.08.1935
Called to heavenly abode: 05.11.2016