Saturday, May 20, 2017

St. Bernardine of Siena (Priest)



St. Bernardine of Siena (Priest)

"The Italian priest St. Bernardine of Siena (1380-1444) was known for his preaching and his popularity with ordinary people. As a young man, he cared for an elderly woman on her deathbed; she constantly pronounced the name “Jesus” with great devotion. Bernardine was profoundly affected, and decided to make the name of Jesus the theme …"

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