St. Joseph of Cupertino (1603–1663)
Whenever Joseph of Cupertino grew ecstatic with heavenly joy, he rose to the ceiling. There are records of about 70 episodes of levitation.
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St. Padre Pio (1887 - 1968)
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Once, while waiting for St. Pio to hear their confessions, a group of penitents saw him walking above their heads.
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St. Francis of Assisi (1181-1226)
On occasion the holy Francis of Assisi was seen lifted off the ground while in the midst of prayer. It was witnessed by his fellow friars.
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St. Alphonsus Liguori (1696–1787)
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While preaching at a city, he was seen by the crowd being lifted several feet off the ground.
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St. Martin de Porres (1579-1639)
Martin de Porres possessed many amazing spiritual gifts, including the ability to levitate.
St. Teresa of Ávila (1515–1582)
Teresa had such a problem with levitation during prayer that she would put weights on herself to keep her on the ground.
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