The Holiness of the Church in the Nineteenth Century – Venerable Catharine Volpicelli

Blessed Catharine VolpicelliOn 28 December 1894, the associate of Venerable Rosa Carafa di Traetto in founding the Congregation, Venerable Catharine Volpicelli, followed the Venerable Rosa to the grave. Father Louis of Casoria was assisted by the Venerable Catharine in the organization of the Servants of the Sacred Heart. Pius X authorized the inauguration of the process of her beatification on 11 January 1911.

– this text is taken from The Holiness of the Church in the Nineteenth Century: Saintly Men and Women of Our Own Times, by Father Constantine Kempf, SJ; translated from the German by Father Francis Breymann, SJ; Impimatur by + Cardinal John Farley, Archbishop of New York, 25 September 1916