Blessed Jane of Orvieto

illustration of Blessed Jane of Orvieto, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e Beati; click for source imageAlso known as

  • Vanna of Orvieto
  • Giovanna of Orvieto

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Born to a peasant family and orphaned at age five. Worked as a seamstress and embroiderer. Refused marriage as a young woman, and became a Dominican tertiary at Orvieto, Italy. Visionary, prophet, known for a life of deep prayer; reputed miracle worker and stigmatist.

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Jane of Orvieto“. CatholicSaints.Info. 22 July 2015. Web. 31 July 2015. <>