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Virgin, born at Lima, Peru 20 April, 1586; died there the 24 of August, 1617. St. Rose of Lima is the patroness of Latin America and the Philippines. This South American Saint's real name was Isabel, but she was such a beautiful baby that she was called Rose, and that name remained. As she grew older, she became more and more beautiful, and one day, her mother put a wreath of flowers on her head to show off her loveliness to friends. But Rose ... Continue Reading

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  1. christopher antony
    2 years ago

    this is amazing st rose a true saint for sure god bless you
    and for any body reed this comment belive in god but your faith in him and in st rose
    Amen .

  2. christopher
    2 years ago

    st rose i belive in you god bless you .
    i ask you 2 pray for me and my family
    thank you x

  3. chet bas
    2 years ago

    happy feast day St. Rose of Lima. please help me to find the right woman to marry. thank you and please help all filipinos around the world

  4. Lynn Ho
    2 years ago

    She's amazing

  5. Rich Green
    2 years ago

    A very informative article, but what was Rose's connection to the Philippines? She is patroness of the P. I. Why?

  6. jess
    2 years ago

    confirmation name!!! she is amazingly amazing!!! this site rox!

  7. Rose
    2 years ago

    My parents named me Rose over sixty years ago. I never thought to do any research until this evening when I was looking up St.Rita. What I find interesting is that St.Rose's feast day changed from August 30th to the 23rd in 1969. My birthday is August 23rd.

  8. Mackenzie Rose
    2 years ago

    her story is amazing!! im doing this saint for a project in class!! my teacher said this saint was an amazing choice..!!!

  9. Erica
    2 years ago

    She will be perfect for my confirmation name. I love rose so badly that i decided to use her name and at the same time my mum suggested me Isabel. So relevant.

  10. Eve
    2 years ago

    Im using st rose for my saints name Her storys just amazing

  11. bob
    2 years ago

    Picking her for my confirmation name go class of 2013

  12. Isabelle
    2 years ago

    wow so helpful don't no author though so excited that her name was Isabel
    awesome (wish i new author though)

  13. veronica
    2 years ago

    ohmigosh im picking St. Rose of Lima for my confrimation name too!! :)

  14. Emily
    2 years ago

    Im picking her for my confirmation! ;]

  15. Claire
    2 years ago

    I'm glad I picked her for my Confirmation saint, she is AMAZING

  16. Julia
    2 years ago

    Im picking her as my Confirmation saint!

  17. Maya
    2 years ago

    Thanks! This article was really great help, I'm picking Rose for my confirmation name! :)

  18. shannah
    2 years ago

    hi just hear to say thx but was she famous in her time ???

  19. Isabel
    2 years ago

    Wow, this woman is truly an inspiration. My name is Isabel and that is one of the reasons i am picking her for my conformation saint!!!

  20. shannah
    2 years ago

    very helpful for my project


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