Saints of the Week

In newspapers and bulletins
around the country

Blessed Anne Catherine Emmerich

I saw clearly that the dear God looks only at the heart in time of prayer.

    Facts about Bl. Anne Catherine Emmerich

  • Born in 1774 in modern-day Germany to a large, poor farming family
  • Received visions of Jesus from childhood and entered an Augustinian convent
  • Became gravely ill and received many private revelations, as recounted in the book, The Dolorous Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ