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Blessed Marie Raphaëlle Cimatti († 1945)

Coming from a modest family in Faenza (Emilia-Romagna), Santina Cimatti joined the Sisters Hospitallers of Mercy in Rome at the age of 28. Elected superior of the house of Frosinone then of the house of Alatri (Latium), she leads a humble life in the service of the sick and the poor. Nicknamed “The Angel of the Sick”she was beatified in 1996 by John Paul II.

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