Blessed Brigida of Jesus

Also known as

  • Birgitta Morello
  • Brigida Morello
  • Brigida Morello Zancano

Memorial

Profile

Sixth of eleven children born to a deeply religious family. Married to Matthew Zancano of Cremona, Italy on 14 October 1633. Widowed on 11 November 1637. Spiritual student of the Jesuits in Piacenza, Italy. Foundress of the Institute of the Ursuline Sisters of Mary Immaculate.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Brigida of Jesus“. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 April 2015. Web. 2 August 2015. <>