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St. Fina or Seraphina, Virgin A.D. 1253 The old town of San Geminiano in Tuscany treasures with special veneration the memory of Santa Fina, a young girl whose claim to be recognized as a saint lay in the perfect resignation with which she accepted bodily suffering. She was born of parents who had seen better days but had fallen into poverty. The child was pretty and attractive. Poor as she was she always kept half her food to give to those who ... Continue Reading

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  1. Joseph Mathew
    1 year ago

    St. Fina, grant us the grace to look through suffering, in order to experience the love of God, and to praise him always, as you ever did.

  2. Trinbagonian
    1 year ago

    Blessed saint, please watch over my niece, Sarafina. Pray for her that she never separates from God. Amen.

  3. Emma
    1 year ago

    Oh Holy one of God, please pray for us all that we may suffer in love for Jesus like you :)
    you are amazing and truly touched my heart! with all my love I send you many white violets in heaven as a thank you xxx

  4. Robin Springer
    2 years ago

    Dear St. Seraphina, thank you for your suffering, innocence & help for others; please pray for the rest of us & God Bless our new Pope Francis. Help him to be safe & protected by the love of our Lord God forever, Amen.

  5. christie
    2 years ago

    Sweet St Seraphina pray for us. I continue to pray for the souls of my parents departed from this life. In the lives they led, I saw their fidelity to God. I witnessed their struggle to give us an education, especially our Faith education. Their desire for our betterment was life-long. I praise and thank God for their lives of sacrifice. May their souls rest in peace. Amen.

  6. Raj Ambrose
    2 years ago

    Dear Saint,

    Kindly pray all those people who are suffering from various illness and have no one to care for them. I earnestly entreat thy divine mercy to help my uncle Vargeese, who is suffering greatly due to his old age and his only daughter Meena who is blind. They are staying alone in one house without any help abandoned by his son and daughter-in-law. Kindly strengthen and support them and give them the grace to suffer patiently hoping to be comforted in heaven. Visit them in your love and share their pain so that they may feel happy and peaceful. Amen.

  7. Renee
    2 years ago

    Dear Saint Seraphina
    Please pray & intercede for my daughter, Gabriella Seraphina, that she will be healed of her affliction and that she will find her way in life that is pleasing to God. I love her so very much.
    Thank you. Amen

  8. wilma
    2 years ago

    st fina please heal my daughter who has been suffering for over 1 year with a fungus on her foot which swells up her leg and her nails too and she suffers from rash on her hands please intercede for us her healing thank you lord for her birth she is a joy to me always

  9. Robert
    2 years ago

    St Fina -- please pray for healing for my sister, Janice, of epilepsy, high blood pressure and diabetes.

  10. Mona
    2 years ago

    Please pray for Jacob that he finds peace and the right path, for Michelle that doctors are able to slow the progression of her dementia and for all cancer patients that they deal with their disease with grace and dignity. Thank you dear Lird for making me cancer free.

  11. Joseph Mathew
    2 years ago

    St. Seraphina, Thanks for your intercession and prayers. Now I have realized the value of suffering, as a means to experience the immense Love of God!

  12. robertburford
    2 years ago

    Sounds like Beldia and the mother are also saints. Bless their souls. Makes many of my problems look small.

  13. christopher
    2 years ago

    St.Fina "seraphina" may god rest your soul you had a very hard life on earth
    may you be happy now in heavenly peace
    I ask you in faith two pray two god for me and my family
    may god bless us

  14. Margaret Boyle
    2 years ago

    I love Saint Seraphina and would love to have her novena prayer card. Does anyone know where I can buy one?

  15. emmanuel
    2 years ago

    Oh St. Fina help me in my trying of the Lord on me. amen

  16. Joseph Mathew
    3 years ago

    Dear St. Fina, please pray for me to bear all the hardships in my life gracefully.

  17. Julie
    3 years ago

    I first learned of St. Seraphina when I visited San Gimignano several years ago. I was drawn towards her and her story immediately. I just can not fathom how such a young girl was so devout and trusting. What a lesson for us all. Beautiful name, beautiful child, beautiful story.

  18. Diana
    3 years ago

    how timely to have received this today. I am in pain through MS and i pray to god almost 24/7
    - See how He answers? Never ever lose your faith in God -He is always there

  19. Christie
    3 years ago

    Sweet St. Fina of San Gimignano, how timely it is for me that I read about your amazing, astounding and abounding acceptance of your suffering. I think that you are a unique saint, who has taught me one important thing. Last week I was grieving to think of my dying mother's sufferings, her toil, turmoil and her silent tears as she laying on her death bed. It is an image that unfolds right in front of my eyes, so often, that it makes me grieve. But your untold sufferings and more importantly your saintly acceptance of the slow death you experienced helps heal me. Dear sweet saint Fina, an image of you shows you holding the city in your arms. I have had the pleasure to visit the quaint city nestled in the Tuscan countryside, out of which stand 13 towers. I recall simply enjoying the view. Thank you for giving me the privilege of having been there. Dear saint Fina receive my mother in her new heavenly abode and give her a sweet smile from me today. Amen.

  20. Diana
    3 years ago

    how timely to have received this today. I am in pain through MS and i pray to god almost 24/7
    - See how He answers? Never ever lose your faith in God -He is always there

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