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He became a penitential pilgrim, visiting shrines, and then became a shepherd at Sebourg, France.At a very young age, Gemma developed a love for prayer. First, in the Old Testament, Gabriel appears to the prophet Daniel to explain his ... Joan de Lestonnac was born in Bordeaux, France, in 1556. The happy marriage produced four children, but her husband died suddenly in 1597. John was called to be an Apostle by our Lord in the first year of His public ministry. continue reading The sainthood cause for Lakota medicine man and Catholic catechist Nicholas Black Elk took another step forward today, as the U. bishops unanimously approved his canonical consultation. After her children were raised, she entered the Cistercian monastery at Toulouse. Stricken with an illness that made him physically repulsive, Drogo built a hut at Sebourg and stayed there as a hermit for forty years. Dymphna was born in Ireland sometime in the seventh century to a pagan father and devout Christian mother.When she was fourteen, she consecrated herself to Christ and took a vow of ... Benedict is believed to have been born around 480, as the son to a Roman noble of Norcia and the twin to his sister, Scholastica. continue reading More Christian Saints & Heroes Copyright 2017 Catholic Online.