Dominican Nuns: The Singing Nun, Lucia Brocadelli of Narni, Adrian Dominican Sisters, la Beata de Piedrahita, Rose of Lima, Ozana of Kotor

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General Books, 2010 - 116 pages
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 26. Chapters: Catherine of Siena, The Singing Nun, Lucia Brocadelli of Narni, Dominican Sisters of St. Cecilia, Rose of Lima, Adrian Dominican Sisters, La Beata de Piedrahita, Osanna of Cattaro, Violante do Ceo, Saint Margaret of Hungary, Rose Thering, Stephana de Quinzanis, Joan, Princess of Portugal, Columba of Rieti, Catherine Jarrige, Catherine of Ricci, Marjorie Tuite, Dominican Sisters of Blauvelt, Concepci n Arg ello, Rose Hawthorne Lathrop, Sister Luise Radlmeier, Infanta Branca, Lady of Guadalajara, Agnes of Montepulciano, Gwen Hennessey, Juliana Morell, Ascensi n Nicol Go i, Sinsinawa Dominican Sisters, Diana degli Andal, Augusta Theodosia Drane, Dominican Sisters of Hawthorne, Catherine of Racconigi, Teresa Chikaba, Mary Augustine Lane, Congregation of the Dominican Sisters of St. Catherine of Siena, Dominican Sisters of San Rafael, California, Racine Dominican Sisters, Dominican Sisters of the Immaculate Conception, Dominican Nuns of the Perpetual Rosary. Excerpt: Saint Catherine of Siena T.O.S.D (25 March 1347 in Siena - 29 April 1380 in Rome) was a tertiary of the Dominican Order, and a Scholastic philosopher and theologian. She also worked to bring the papacy of Gregory XI back to Rome from its displacement in France, and to establish peace among the Italian city-states. She was proclaimed a Doctor of the Church in 1970. She is one of the two patron saints of Italy, together with Francis of Assisi. The house of Saint Catherine in SienaCaterina Benincasa was born in Siena, Italy, to Giacomo di Benincasa, a cloth dyer who ran his enterprise with the help of his sons, and Lapa Piagenti, possibly the daughter of a local poet. The house where Catherine grew up is still in existence. Born in 1347, she arrived when the black death struck the area; Siena was badly ravaged. Lapa was about forty years old when she premature...

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