Blessed Bianca of Aragon

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Blessed Bianca of Aragon

Celebrated on November 12

Wife of King James II of Aragon, called the fair, the Blessed White Queen was one of extreme piety and charity. On the death of her husband she took the dress Mercedario and lived as a simple nun among other religious. Assiduous in prayer, full of all praise and merit, Mogro holy to the Lord. The Order celebrates the Nov. 12.

SOURCE: Santi e Beati

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