Blessed Jean of Caramola

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Jean moved to Italy in 1300, which had been declared a Holy Year. Benedictine hermit in a cave on Mount Caramola, Basilicata, Italy. Cistercian lay-brother at the abbey of Santa Maria del Sagittario, Naples, Italy; he was so dedicated to a holy silence that most people thought he was a mute. Miracle worker.

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  • “Blessed Jean of Caramola“. CatholicSaints.Info. 26 August 2016. Web. 21 February 2017. <>