The Holiness of the Church in the Nineteenth Century – Louis Pavoni

detail of a portrait of Blessed Ludovico Pavoni, artist unknown; image swiped from the Vatican web siteThe lifework of the servant of God, Louis Pavoni – died 1849 – was the foundation of the Congregation of the Sons of the Immaculate Virgin Mary in the diocese of Brescia.

– 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