Blessed Antonia of Florence – Saint of the Day – February 28

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Blessed Antonia of Florence Biography

Blessed Antonia of Florence Profile. Born: 1400 AD in Italy, Europe. Worked in Italy. Died: 29 February 1472 in Aquila, Italy. Feast Day is celebrated on February 28.

The Memorial of Blessed Antonia of Florence – Saint of the Day

Bl. Antonia of Florence Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death

Date of Birth

1400 AD

Country of Birth

Italy in Europe

Matrimony/Holy Orders

Blesseds who were Nuns/Sisters

Profession

Missionary

Place of Work

Italy

Date of Death

29 February 1472

Place of Death

Aquila, Italy

Feast Day

February 28

Beatification

Beatified by Pope Blessed Pius IX in 1847 AD

Canonization

Canonized by N/A

Patron Saint of

N/A

Bl. Antonia of Florence Biography

Bl. Antonia of Florence was married and a mother of one. She was widowed twice and chose to become a Franciscan tertiary and also a member of the Poor Clare nuns. She was a spiritual student of Saint John Capitran and later became the abbess of Aquila in Italy from 1433 to 1447. Later, she founded an observant-oriented house of Poor Clares in Aquila before she fell sick for her last 15 years.

Bl. Antonia of Florence
Bl. Antonia of Florence


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