Blessed Elisabetta Berti



Married. Widow. Mercedarian, donating all her wealth to the ransoming of Christians enslaved by invading Muslims. With Blessed Eulalia de Pinos, Blessed Mary Requesens and Blessed Maria de Cervellon she helped form the first Mercedarian community. Worked with the sick and recently released slaves.


Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Elisabetta Berti“. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 January 2014. Web. 5 October 2015. <>