Clare of Assisi
Saint Clare of Assisi (sometimes spelled Clair, Claire, etc.) (July 16, 1194 – August 11, 1253), born Chiara Offreduccio, is an Italian saint and one of the first followers of Saint Francis of Assisi....
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Jacopone da Todi
Fra Jacopone da Todi, O.F.M. (ca. 1230 – 25 December 1306) was an Italian Franciscan friar from Umbria in the 13th century. He wrote several laudi (songs in praise of the Lord) in Italian. He wa...
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Rufinus of Assisi
According to legend, Rufinus of Assisi (Italian Rufino), who is the patron saint of Assisi, Italy, was the first bishop of Assisi. He was responsible for converting Assisi to Christianity, but at wh...
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Angeline of Marsciano
The Blessed Angelina of Marsciano, T.O.R., (or Angelina of Montegiove was an Italian Religious Sister and foundress, and is a beata of the Roman Catholic Church. She founded a congregation of Religiou...
Pontianus of Spoleto
All that is known of Pontianus (Italian: Ponziano) is that he was a Christian who was martyred during the reign of the Emperor Marcus Aurelius. He is honored as a saint and martyr by both the Cath...
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Sylvester of Assisi
The Servant of God Sylvester of Assisi, O.F.M. (c. 1175 – 6 March 1240), was born in Assisi in the second half of the 12th century. He was a member of one of the noble families of the city, the son o...
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Filippo Antonio Gualterio (cardinal)
Filippo Antonio Gualterio (24 March 1660 – 21 April 1728) was made a papal nuncio to France (1700–1706) and a cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church from 1706.
Gualterio was born in Fermo. Descend...
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Angela of Foligno
Saint Angela of Foligno, (1248 – 4 January 1309) was a Christian mystic who wrote extensively about her mystical revelations. She was a Franciscan tertiary and was known as "Mistress of Theologians".S...
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Columba of Rieti
Columba of Rieti, T.O.S.D., (2 February 1467 – 20 May 1501) was an Italian Religious Sister of the Third Order of St. Dominic who was noted as a mystic. She was renowned for her spiritual counsel, dev...
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Richard le Grant
Richard le Grant (also known as Richard Grant or Richard Wethershed) was Archbishop of Canterbury from 1229 to 1231.
Grant was a native of Nazeing, Essex and had a brother and sister whom he provi...
Francis of Assisi
Saint Francis of Assisi (Italian: San Francesco d'Assisi; born Giovanni di Pietro di Bernardone, but nicknamed Francesco ("the Frenchman") by his father; 1181/1182 – October 3, 122...
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