Blessed Giovanna Irrizaldi

detail of an antique Italian holy card of Blessed Giovanna Irrizaldi, by Bertoni, date unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial


Mercedarian nun in the monastery of Saint Joseph in Nalan, Asturia, Spain. Known as a miracle worker, she could travel across the sea by streteching a white veil over the water and riding it.


Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Giovanna Irrizaldi“. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 March 2017. Web. 25 October 2020. <>