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Saint of the Day for Sunday, December 7th, 2014 St. Maria Giuseppe Rossello

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St. Maria Giuseppe Rossello

Foundress of the Daughters of Our Lady of Mercy. She was born at Albisola Marina, Liguria, Italy, in 1811, and was baptized Benedetta. At sixteen she became a Franciscan tertiary, and in 1837, she … continue reading

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TODAY’S SAINT, MAY 23: St. John Baptist Rossi

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St. John Baptist Rossi

This holy priest was born in 1698 at the village of Voltaggio in the diocese of Genoa and was one of the four children of an excellent and highly respected couple. When he ws ten a nobleman and his … continue reading

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