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St. Aloysius Gonzaga
Joined the Jesuits at age 17. He tended to plague victims in Rome, caring for their every need. Died at age 23.
St. John Berchmans
He also entered the Jesuits at age 17. He was revered for his holiness and austerity of life. He died at age 22.
Sts. Perpetua and Felicity
Perpetua was a married noblewoman and mother and Felicity was a pregnant servant. Both were martyred. Felicity died at age 22.
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St. Gemma Galgani
An Italian mystic, she was known for her holiness and visions. She “fought the devil,” and died from tuberculosis at age 25.
St. Germaine Cousin
Neglected and abused by her family, she frequented the sacraments and prayed the Rosary regularly. She died at age 22.
St. Kateri Tekakwitha
She converted to the Catholic faith through the example of French missionaries. She was known for her purity and steadfast faith. She died at age 24.
St. Charles Lwanga
A member of the Muganda tribe, he was chief of the royal pages and was killed for refusing to abandon the Catholic faith. Martyred at age 21.
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St. Elizabeth of the Trinity
She refused many offers of marriage and entered the convent at age 21. She was known for her holiness and deep prayer life. Died at age 26.
Bl. Pier Giorgio Frassati
He was an avid outdoorsman and known as the “Man of the Beatitudes” for his practice of quiet charity towards others. He died at age 24.
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