The Holiness of the Church in the Nineteenth Century – John Merlini

Venerable Giovanni MerliniThe servant of God, John Merlini, who died in 1873, was one of the first companions and ablest co-operators of Blessed Caspar del Bufalo.

– 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