He was born in Sicily, the son of African slaves. He became a Franciscan. Although he was only a lay brother and could neither read nor write, his holiness was so outstanding that he was made superior of his monastery, which he governed wisely and well.
Saint Benedict the Moor (1589)
Brother André Marie, M.I.C.M.More on the sequence for today’s Feast https://t.co/nIysZbDrTl20 hours ago 3 8
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Brother André Marie, M.I.C.M.Commentary on Saint Paul's Epistle to the Romans MP3 - https://t.co/y532T5n1sE https://t.co/SrHuwhAUds24 hours ago 1 7