May 11, 2006

I spotted this image on the Vatican’s website. Who’s who?

center
BROTHER RICCARDO PAMPURI (1897-1930)
Order of Hospitallers of Saint John of God

upper left
SISTER GIUSEPPINA BAKHITA (1869-1947)
Institute of the Canossian Daughters of Charity
Sudanese, abducted as a slave at age 9, bought at age 15 by an Italian who took her to Italy and set her free, received baptism about age 21, professed religious vows at age 27.

upper right
FATHER ALONSO DE OROZCO (1500-1591)
Order of Saint Augustine

lower right
SISTER BENEDETTA CAMBIAGIO FRASSINELLO (1791-1858)
Foundress of the Institute of the Benedictine Sisters of Providence

lower left
FATHER MARCELLIN JOSEPH BENOÎT CHAMPAGNAT (1789-1840)
Society of Mary
Founder of the Institute of the Little Brothers of Mary (Marist Brothers of the Schools)


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