The question of the name of the New Province came naturally and early in the process.
As basis criteria for the choice of name it was defined that:
should be suggested by the members of the organization itself to be formalized by the General Government.
could not be a name that represents the whole Congregation.
Thus, a list of proposals gathered at the meeting of Local Superiors appeared in April 2017 in Seville.
These were the names:
- Corazón de María/ Coração de Maria /Heart of Mary
- Betania/ Betânia /Bethany
- San Miguel/ São Miguel / Saint Michael
- Santa María/Santa Maria/ Holy Mary