Nuns and Sisters
                             Devoted to Preserving Images of the Traditional Habit
Sisters of Loretto at the Foot of the Cross

Founded:    1812 by Rev. Charles Nerinckx

Purposes:    Christian education of youth.

Habit:  Black serge habit as wrapper closed in back and with yoke in front, leather girdle with Beads of the Seven Dolors, black cape that extends to the girdle in front and meets veils at shoulder, white collar and white facing in veil. (Source 1, page 165).