THE FOUNDERS OF THE CONGREGATION

The Congregation of Missionaries, Sons of the Immaculate Heart of the Blessed Virgin Mary was founded on the 16th of July 1849 in a small room in the Seminary of Vich in Barcelona, Spain by St. Anthony Mary Claret y Clara and his co-founders Jaume Clotet, Josép Xifré, Dominique Fabregas, Esteban Sala, & Manuel Vilaró.

St. Anthony Mary Claret

Joseph Xifre

Stephen Sala

Dominic Fabregas

Manuel Vilaro

Jaime Clotet

Founded in July 16, 1849