Blessed Filippa Mareri

photograph of a detail of a fresco of Blessed Philippa Mareri, 13th century, Borgo San Pietro; now in a private collection; image swiped off Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Philippa Mareria

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After having met Saint Francis of Assisi in her parents’ home, she became a hermit on a mountain above Mareri, Italy. Poor Clare nun. Founded a Franciscan convent in Rieti, Italy with the help of Blessed Roger of Todi. Abbess.

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Beatified

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Filippa Mareri“. CatholicSaints.Info. 20 June 2013. Web. 3 August 2015. <>