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Blessed Grimoaldo Santamaria, C.P.

18 November, 2007

Feast of Blessed Grimoaldo Santamaria C.P. – November 18

18 November, 2007

Today we celebrate the feast of another Passionist – Blessed Grimoaldo Santamaria, C.P.

He was born on 4th May 1893 in Pontecorvo Italy, the eldest of five children. He was professed a Passionists at 17 years of age on 6th March 1900. He began his preparation for Ordination at the Passionist Community in Ceccano, Italy.

Barely two years after his profession he was stricken with acute meningitis. He died on 18th November 1902. He was only 19 years of age.

Read more about Blessed Grimoaldo C.P.   here

Read about a miracle attributed to his intercession   here