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Author Falanga, Agostino.

Title The venerable Maria Lorenza Longo : foundress of the Hospital of the Incurables and of the Capuchin Poor Clares of Naples, 1463-1547 / Agostino Falanga ; translated and edited by Ronald Giannone.

Publication Info. New York : Paulist Press, [2009]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  271.973 L856F    Check Shelf
Description xiii, 162 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Naples at the beginning of the 1500s -- A flower of Spain in the land of Italy -- In the footprints of the elect -- A pilgrim in Italy -- The daughter of St. Francis -- In the hour of charity -- Charity expands (1518-19) -- The Hospital of the Incurables -- The complete gift of herself -- The times of Maria Longo -- Sister and assistant of the saints -- Meeting the Divine Spouse (1534-35) -- The first Capuchin Poor Clare (1536-39) -- Love and fidelity in the hour of trial -- In the footsteps of the saints -- A moment in the history of Naples -- Unanimous testimony -- Her departure -- Still alive -- The awaited beatification -- The Mother's crown -- Her protection.
Subject Longo, Maria Lorenza, 1463-1542.
Ospedale degli incurabili (Naples, Italy) -- History -- 16th century.
Capuchins. Provincia di Napoli -- History -- 16th century.
Added Author Giannone, Ronald.
Added Title Venerabile Maria Lorenza Longo in Napoli, 1463-1542. English
ISBN 9780809145959 alkaline paper
0809145952 alkaline paper
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