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Saint Gemma Galgani

Jesus, I shall love you, I shall love you always. When day breaks, when evening turns to night, at every hour, at every moment; I shall love you always, always, always.

    Facts about St. Gemma Galgani

  • She was an Italian mystic who bore the wounds of Christ (the stigmata).
  • At age 18, she was orphaned and devoted her life to caring for her siblings.
  • She died of tuberculosis on Holy Saturday 1903 after many mystical phenomena.