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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. Danielle
    4 years ago

    I just had a project to do for my school.And my project was to look up a saint and my saint was ST.Angela Merici!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  2. Donna
    4 years ago

    i chose saint angela merici as my confirmation name this year. she is important to me because i want to be a teacher and she is inspiring to me. her story is very touching and inspirational. thank you, this article was great! :)

  3. Diana
    4 years ago

    This is an awesome website!!! It has helped me with many saint reports. It also helped me choose my confirmation name. I chose St. Angela because I admire her courage and determination and I also want to be a teacher.

  4. banana
    4 years ago

    Thank you so much, this has helped me so much in my homework!!!!!!!

  5. elise.klironomos
    4 years ago

    saint Angela is my beautiful saint...

  6. Angela
    4 years ago

    I never realized my name came from such a wonderful saint!! God led me to the same path and today I teach at an inner city school. It gives a whole new meaning for the path my life has taken me on.

  7. Lea
    4 years ago

    What a wonderful saint. We can thank her for all of the education and progress of today as she paved the way.

  8. natty
    5 years ago

    i love this saint it will be my saint name for now...love me natty

  9. Alzzz
    5 years ago

    i am not so sure what to do i have saint Alice saint Angela and saint Madeline. idk which to do.

  10. Keira
    5 years ago

    I'm not sure which saint to choose... Could u help me?

  11. maddie
    5 years ago

    she is inspiring! i am thinking of choosing her but i am not sure either...

  12. T-t-t-ailzzz
    5 years ago

    i am thinking about this for my com name but i am not sure :(

  13. court;)
    5 years ago

    i chose her as my confirmation st. awesome info!

  14. tara
    5 years ago

    I chose st.angela for my confirmation name...
    this website was very helpful, thank you!

  15. caitlin
    5 years ago

    i chose saint Angela for my confirmation name. i read lots of info bout her but dis website was the best!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  16. jessica
    5 years ago

    I decided to take Saint Angela's name for my confirmation name

  17. jess
    5 years ago

    I decided to take Saint Angela's name for my confirmation name because of this!

  18. ajmajm
    5 years ago

    Very Good

  19. megan
    5 years ago

    this helped me lotsssss with my religion essay.

  20. Emily
    5 years ago

    This helped with my religion project! :D


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