Merici, Saint Angela


Merici, Saint Angela
Merici, Saint Angela
Biography of the founder of the Ursulines, who died in 1540

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  • Angela Merici, Saint — ▪ Roman Catholic saint born March 21, 1470/74, Desenzano, republic of Venice [Italy] died Jan. 27, 1540, Brescia; canonized May 24, 1807; feast day January 27       founder of the Ursuline (q.v.) order, the oldest order of women in the Roman… …   Universalium

  • Angela Merici,Saint — An·gel·a Me·ri·ci (ăn jə lə mə rēʹchē), Saint. 1474 1540. Italian Roman Catholic nun who founded the Ursuline order (1535). * * * …   Universalium

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  • Angela (given name) — Infobox Given Name Revised name = Angela imagesize= caption= pronunciation = gender = Female meaning = Messenger region = origin = Greek related names = Angie, Angel, Angelina, Angeline, Angelika, Angelita wiktionary entry = Angela popularity =… …   Wikipedia

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  • Angela Merici — (1474–1540)    Saint and Order Founder.    Angela was born in Desenzano, Italy. In her youth she joined a Franciscan Tertiary Order and devoted herself to a life of nursing and education. During a pilgrimage to the Holy Land in 1524, she suddenly …   Who’s Who in Christianity

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