Blessed Hugolinus Zefferini

Blessed Hugolinus ZefferiniAlso known as

  • Hugolinus of Cortona
  • Hugolinus Zephyrini
  • Hugolino…
  • Ugolino…

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Civil strife forced Hugolinus’ family to flee Cortona for Mantua, Italy while the Hugolinus was still a baby. He became a page of the court of the Gonzagas, but he did not care for court life and felt a call to religious life. Joined the Augustinians at the monastery of Saint Agnes in 1336. Priest. He returned to Cortona in 1354. Hermit, devoted to prayer and contemplation.

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  • “Blessed Hugolinus Zefferini“. CatholicSaints.Info. 8 March 2016. Web. 31 August 2016. <>