Blessed Gerardo Mecatti

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Inspired by the example of Saint Francis of Assisi, Gerardo gave all his wealth to the poor and withdrew to live as a prayerful hermit. He came into the city for Mass, to pray in churches for the souls in Purgatory and the conversion of non-Christians, to care for the sick, and to offer any help he could give to pilgrims. Miracle worker.

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Beatified

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Gerardo Mecatti“. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 May 2016. Web. 10 December 2016. <>