Blesseds

  • Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati
    Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati

    Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati

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    Pier Giorgio Frassati was born in 1901 in Turin, Italy. A student activist and lay Dominican, Pier Giorgio devoted his spare time and money to serv...

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  • Blessed Solanus Casey
    Blessed Solanus Casey

    Blessed Solanus Casey

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    Barney Casey was born in 1870, the sixth of sixteen children in a Wisconsin farming family. Despite struggling in his studies, he became a Capuchin...

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  • Blessed Chiara Luce Badano
    Blessed Chiara Luce Badano

    Blessed Chiara Luce Badano

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    Born in 1971, Chiara was a thoughtful, vibrant, and popular Italian girl. She loved spending time with her friends, coffee, music, dancing, tennis,...

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  • Blessed Imelda
    Blessed Imelda

    Blessed Imelda

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    Imelda loved Jesus so much that she went to live with cloistered Dominican nuns when she was only nine years old! Two years later, while Imelda was...

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  • Blessed Stanley Rother
    Blessed Stanley Rother

    Blessed Stanley Rother

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    Stanley Rother came from a hard-working Oklahoma farm family. In 1968, five years into his priesthood, Father Rother requested reassignment to rura...

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  • Blessed Miguel Pro
    Blessed Miguel Pro

    Blessed Miguel Pro

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    Ordained in 1925, Miguel Pro was a Jesuit priest in Mexico, where public worship was banned. Nevertheless, Pro continued his ministry in secret, of...

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  • Blessed Justo Takayama
    Blessed Justo Takayama

    Blessed Justo Takayama

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    When Christianity was brought to Japan in the late 1500s by Jesuit missionaries, Justo Takayama and his family converted and were baptized. Takayam...

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  • Blessed Margaret Of Castello
    Blessed Margaret Of Castello

    Blessed Margaret Of Castello

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    Margaret was born with dwarfism, blindness and a hunchback. Her parents locked her away in a doorless room attached to a church. The parish priest ...

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  • Blessed Louis Brisson
    Blessed Louis Brisson

    Blessed Louis Brisson

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    Born in 1817, Louis Brisson was a brilliant Roman Catholic priest. He served as a teacher to seminarians and had a gift in the field of natural sci...

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  • Blessed Maria Theresia Bonzel
    Blessed Maria Theresia Bonzel

    Blessed Maria Theresia Bonzel

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    Born in Germany in 1830, Mother Maria Theresia Bonzel founded the Sisters of Saint Francis of Perpetual Adoration. These nuns ran orphanages, serve...

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