Saints of the Week

In newspapers and bulletins
around the country

Blessed Pierina Morosini

May I never allow myself even the smallest compromise with sin.

    Facts about Bl. Pierina Morosini

  • She was the oldest of nine children and attended daily Mass.
  • She only left her village once to go to St. Maria Goretti's beatification. She said it would bring her great happiness to die like Maria Goretti.
  • In 1957, at age 26, a man attacked her, and she became a martyr of purity.