Blessed Cecilia of Ferrara

Also known as

  • Caecilia



Married to a very pious young man, each was devoted to the Church and spiritual growth. After eight years together they each entered religious life, joining the Dominicans, Cecilia at the monastery of Saint Catherine the Martyr in Ferrara, Italy where she was known for her personal piety, ascetic life, and devotion to the Dominican life. Chosen prioress three times.



Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Cecilia of Ferrara“. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 December 2013. Web. 7 October 2015. <>