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St. Clelia Barbieri
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St. Clelia Barbieri

Clelia Barbieri was born to Giuseppe Barbieri and Giacinta Nannettil on February 13, 1847 in Budrie, a village in the outskirts of Bologna, Italy. From an early age, her mother …
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Saint Marcellus and Mammaca- Feast August 27
2 months ago

Saint Marcellus and Mammaca- Feast August 27

In book 8, Chapter 9 of his Ecclesiastical History, Eusebius relates the special zeal with which the Emperor Diocletian pursued the Christians of the Thebaid in southern Egypt at the …
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Saints Francisco Marto and Jacinta Marto -Feast Day: 20th February
3 months ago

Saints Francisco Marto and Jacinta Marto -Feast Day: 20th February

Francisco and Jacinta Marto, brother and sister, were born in the tiny town of Aljustrel, Portugal, two years apart in a family of 10 siblings. Francisco was a handsome boy …
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Family Saints  -Saints Julian and Basilissa
4 months ago

Family Saints -Saints Julian and Basilissa

In the case of Julian and Basilissa, the established fact of their holy deaths, commemorated since ancient time (around 4th century), has been embroidered with numerous later details. The outline …
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Saint Dominic Savio
5 months ago

Saint Dominic Savio

On 2 April 1842, Dominic Savio was born to Carlo and Briggitta Savio in Riva, in the province of Turin in northern Italy. His father was a blacksmith and his …
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Modern Saints- St. Maria Goretti
7 months ago

Modern Saints- St. Maria Goretti

Maria Teresa Goretti was born on October 16, 1890 in Corinaldo, Italy to Luigi Goretti and Assunta Carlini. She was the third of seven children. When she was five, her …
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FAMILY SAINTS-Saint Henry II and Saint Cunegund
8 months ago

FAMILY SAINTS-Saint Henry II and Saint Cunegund

The clerically trained Henry succeeded his father as Duke of Bavaria in 995. In 1002, he became the German emperor. Twelve years later, Henry was crowned Holy Roman Emperor alongside …
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Modern Saint :Blessed Ivan Merz
9 months ago

Modern Saint :Blessed Ivan Merz

Born: Dec. 16, 1896 Died: May 10, 1928 Feast : May 10

Ivan Merz was born in Banja Luka, Bosnia, on 16 December 1896. After his …
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FAMILY SAINTS-Saints Edwin of Northumbria and Ethelburga of Kent
10 months ago

FAMILY SAINTS-Saints Edwin of Northumbria and Ethelburga of Kent

When Edwin was an infant, his father, the pagan king of Deira in northern England, was defeated by Ethelbric of Bernicia. For the next thirty years, Edwin lived in exile, …
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MODERN SAINTS -St. Nunzio Sulprizio
11 months ago

MODERN SAINTS -St. Nunzio Sulprizio

Born: 13 April 1817 Died: 5 May 1836 (aged 19) Canonized: 14 October 2018 Feast: 5 May

Nunzio Sulprizio was born on April 13, 1817, in Pescara, …
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