Nearly blind. Pious youth, given to severe, self-imposed austerities. She attracted followers, and founded a religious community of men and women. She wrote a separate rule for the community, but the group did not survive her death, the members joining other, established groups.
- never formally beatified or canonized, but a popular devotion developed soon after her death, the devotees referring to her as Blessed
- “Blessed Margaret of Ravenna“. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 January 2014. Web. 5 May 2015. <>