Confessor.

(1481-1537).

Father of the orphans, he founded a congregation of clergymen in Somasca (Italy) to educate orphans and the poor. Assisting the plagued, he contracted the contagion and died a martyr of charity. The Mass celebrates this inexhaustible charity with the most disadvantaged.

V: Saint Jerome Emiliani.
A: Pray for us.


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