Sunday, October 20, 2019

Blessed Mary Magdalene Martinengo – Saint of the Day – July 27

Blessed Mary Magdalene Martinengo Biography

Blessed Mary Magdalene Martinengo Profile. Born: October 5, 1687 in Italy, Europe. Worked in Italy. Died: July 27, 1737 in Brescia, Italy. Feast Day is celebrated on July 27.

The Memorial of Blessed Mary Magdalene Martinengo – Saint of the Day

Blessed Mary Magdalene Martinengo Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Date of Birth October 5, 1687
Country of Birth Italy in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Nuns/Sisters
Profession Prioress
Place of Work Italy
Date of Death July 27, 1737
Place of Death Brescia, Italy
Feast Day July 27
Beatification Beatified by Pope Leo XIII
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of N/A


Blessed Mary Magdalene Martinengo Biography

Blessed Mary Magdalene Martinengo, born in to Italian nobility. Her mother died when Mary was five months old; The color of a mother touched her deeply and led to intense religious devotion and prayer. At the age of 18 she joined the poor Capuchin friars of Santa Maria della Neve in Brescia (Italy). In 1706 she declared that she had spent the rest of her life in the monastery. Recognized in the monastery for holiness and prayer life. Twice priority and served as a new lover for several years. Acting to promote devotion to the crucified Christ, they used their own example to promote penitence and personal sacrifice for the Lord.