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Feastday: January 5

Birth: 1827

Death: 1911

Beatified By: October 6, 1996, Rome by Pope John Paul II

Blessed Marcelina Darowska (January 16, 1827 - January 5, 1911), was a Polish nun, who was beatified by Pope John Paul II at the Saint Peter's Square in Rome in 1996. She was inspired by the Virgin Mary to cofound the Congregation of the Sisters of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, an religious order today active in Poland, Belarus and Ukraine.

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