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Saint Maria Goretti

July 6, 2015 by  
Filed under Diana von Glahn, Pilgrimage

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When I was a young girl, my mother would often tell us stories of the saints. I loved it, and today’s saint, St. Maria Goretti, was one of my favorites. Photograph of St Maria Goretti, taken in 1902 Perhaps it was that she was young, like me, and I felt closer to her than the adult saints. Maybe it was that her holiness lies in her rejection of a premature sexuality, something I also understood. Whatever... Read More

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