Venerable Gioacchino La Lomia (1831-1905)

Venerable Gioacchino La Lomia (1831-1905) July 30, 2009

Today marks the death of Venerable Gioacchino La Lomia, and the following is taken from Wikipedia:

Padre Gioacchino La Lomia was a Capuchin missionary and preacher. Born Gaetano La Lomia in Sicily to a wealthy family, he entered the entered the monastery in 1852 and was ordained in1855. He served as a missionary in the Amazonian Forest of Brazil for twelve years. He returned to Italy in 1880. He was famous for performing many miracles.
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