Venerable Giulia Crostarosa

detail of a devotional illustration of Venerable Giulia Crostarosa, c.1910, artist unknown; swiped from Wikimedia Commons; click for source imageAlso known as

  • Julia Crostarosa
  • Maria Celeste of the Holy Redeemer

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Nun at Scala, Italy, taking the name Sister Maria Celeste. In 1725, while still a novice, she had a series of visions in which saw a new congregation of nuns, and even was given its Rule. Co-founder of the Order of Redemptoristine Nuns.

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Died

Venerated

Beatified

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MLA Citation

  • “Venerable Giulia Crostarosa“. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 December 2015. Web. 27 May 2016. <>