Catherine of Bologna, Saint

Catherine of Bologna, Saint
Catherine of Bologna, Saint
Short biography of this Poor Clare, mystic, and writer, who died in 1463

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  • Catherine of Bologna, Saint — ▪ Italian mystic original name  Caterina Vigri   born Sept. 8, 1413, Bologna, Papal States [Italy] died March 9, 1463, Bologna; canonized 1712; feast day May 9       Italian mystic and writer whose spiritual writings were popular in Italy until… …   Universalium

  • Catherine of Bologna — Infobox Saint name=Saint Catherine of Bologna birth date=birth date|1413|9|8|df=y death date=death date and age|1462|3|9|1413|9|8|df=y feast day=20 October venerated in=Roman Catholicism imagesize=300x455px caption= Painting by St. Catherine of… …   Wikipedia

  • St. Catherine of Bologna —     St. Catherine of Bologna     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► St. Catherine of Bologna     Poor Clare and mystical writer, born at Bologna, 8 September, 1413; died there, 9 March, 1463. When she was ten years old, her father sent her to the court of …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Bologna (Italy) —     Bologna     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Bologna     ARCHDIOCESE OF BOLOGNA     HISTORY     Bologna is the principal city in the province of the same name, Italy, and contains about 150,000 inhabitants. It was founded by the Etruscans, who… …   Catholic encyclopedia

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  • St. Catherine — St. Catherine( s) may refer to:People*Saint Catherine of Alexandria (4th century) *Saint Catherine of Bologna (1413–1463) *Saint Catherine of Genoa (circa 1447–1510) *Saint Catherine Laboure (1806–1876) *Saint Catherine of Ricci, O.P. (1522–1590) …   Wikipedia

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  • Concordat of Bologna — The Concordat of Bologna (1516), marking a stage in the evolution of the Gallican Church, was an agreement[1] between King Francis I of France and Pope Leo X that Francis negotiated in the wake of his victory at Marignano in September 1515. The… …   Wikipedia

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