ABOUT iBless.it

The harvest is ripe

The people behind iBless.it

Maria T. Nagel


Originally from Cameroon, Maria T. Nagel is the daughter of the former UN Diplomat Joseph Hebga and the niece of the late African ethnologist, Author and priest Meinrad Pierre Hebga.


Maria studied Mass Communication in Montpellier, France and Louisville Kentucky. She has a Four Language-Diploma in French/English/Brazilian Portuguese and a Diploma in Digital Marketing Management.

Global citizen

Maria was raised by catholic parents and lived in Congo, France, the U.S.A, the U.K. and Taiwan. She now lives with her husband and children in Vienna, Austria.

since 2013

A passionate follower of Jesus Christ.

Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters

Colossians 3:23

  • 2015
    Missionary work

    Maria created and distributed free Christian DVDs to children in English and Tagalog in Manila, Philippines.

  • 2015
    Missionary work

    Maria created and gave away free CDs with songs and Bible verses in Mandarin in Shanghai, China.

  • 2016
    Maria co-founded NIUVOX with her husband

    A language learning tool for refugees in German/Arabic and German/Farsi. NIUVOX.

  • 2017
    Persian Christians

    Maria created a platform for Persian-speaking individuals who wish to know more about the Christian faith. Persian Christians

  • 2017
    Multilingual Youtube Videos

    Maria created over 50 Christian educational videos on YouTube in English, Mandarin, Arabic and Persian (Farsi). Watch Youtube-Videos

  • 2018
    Suicide prevention

    Maria created a suicide prevention platform. Visit Website feeling-sad.com

  • 2019
    Christian Picture Books for Kids

    2019 Maria wrote, illustrated and self-published her first Christian picture books for kids.

  • 2019
    Bahamas Mission

    Maria went to the Bahamas to donate Bibles, clothes and copies of one of her children’s books (How Bina Became God’s Friend) to Hurricane Dorian survivors.

  • 2020
    Free Ebooks

    Due to the worldwide pandemic caused by Covid-19, Maria decided to make all her books available as free eBooks downloads.