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Italian child's vision leads to her family's conversion

Marie Madeleine Cardon was just a little girl living near Torino, Italy, in 1840 when she received a witness of a work unfolding on the other side of the world.

Born in 1834 to Waldensian parents, there was nothing in Marie’s quiet, rural life in the Alps to suggest the event that would, as she later put it, change “the career of my whole life.” Though just 5 or 6 years old, Marie had a vision of messengers of a restored gospel coming to Italy. She later described the dream: . . .

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