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Feastday: June 12

Birth: 1782

Death: 1856

Beatified By: 1999, Rome, Italy by Pope John Paul II


Blessed Lorenzo Maria of Saint Francis Xavier, (also known as Lorenzo Salvi), a member of the Passionist Congregation, born on October 30, 1782 in Rome, Italy; died June 12, 1856 at Viterbo. Beatified by Pope John Paul II in 1999.


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