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St. Angela Merici Comments

When she was 56, Angela Merici said "No" to the Pope. She was aware that Clement VII was offering her a great honor and a great opportunity to serve when he asked her to take charge of a religious order of nursing sisters. But Angela knew that nursing was not what God had called her to do with her life. She had just returned from a trip to the Holy Land. On the way there she had fallen ill and become blind. Nevertheless, she insisted on ... Continue Reading

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  1. Angela Ramona
    3 years ago

    Was happy to learn more about her she started her begining of her nuns on November 25th .which is my birthday .I also have been teaching catechism for over 20 years.my daughter Maria chose Angela for her confirmation name.

  2. angela
    3 years ago

    this is a preaty good website

  3. Alexa
    3 years ago

    i have to do a school model project to do but this did not help me at all

  4. Cameron Kayser
    3 years ago

    AMAZING

  5. Emily
    3 years ago

    thanx this really helped me with my religion assignment!

  6. talabi cm
    3 years ago

    this site has helped me lot :)
    THANK YOU!!!

  7. mivelle
    3 years ago

    this helped me a lot......................thank you jesus...btw....i really need this for my assignment more kind of a project..

  8. Me
    3 years ago

    Angela is someone we should all look up to!

  9. Hello
    3 years ago

    I chose her for my confirmation saint!! She's a very cool saint!!

  10. Fabian baptiste
    3 years ago

    Thanks so much you helped me with me research this is cool :)

  11. Angela Mary
    3 years ago

    A truly wonderful saint I wish that I had known about her long before! Born in October I was named after the Holy Angels! I will make Saint Angela Merici my patron along with the Holy Angels, and ask her to help my students(all poor) especially the girls!

  12. kaycee
    3 years ago

    This is awesome and informative. I never knew about her until i read it now.

  13. kaylee
    3 years ago

    this is vary good info

  14. Jenna
    3 years ago

    Angela is going to be my confirmation name. Now all i have to do is do my saint project....... Luckily this site has lots of info on her! That funny picture above, about her becoming blind and then restoring her site on the same spot, that is amazing!

  15. dani
    3 years ago

    this site was really helpful. i loved this story.it showed me alot, i didnt even know and it helped me alot with my saint report. i liked it so much, i chose it as my confirmation name!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  16. Tyler
    3 years ago

    This site helped me a lot on my saint report.

  17. shak
    3 years ago

    its realy helpful she was a great woman

  18. SweeTy bhavna`
    3 years ago

    i loved it.want to chnge my name to angel if im baptatise my self to god.lord i know u are with me and help me every way .bless me and accept my reqst to be ur daughter.love u with all my heart.be with me and my family and including terry

  19. SweeTy bhavna`
    3 years ago

    i loved this story i want to chnge my name to angel if im converted.lord please accept my reqst and be with me.i know u will do miracles in my life

  20. 1234567890
    3 years ago

    this is my confirmation name :)


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