Bl. Anne Catherine Emmerich
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Blessed Anne Catherine Emmerich had the gift of recognizing Relics !
Bl. Anne Catherine Emmerich (September 8, 1774 - February 9, 1824)
- Augustinian Nun
- Spiritual gifts of stigmata, visionary
- She had the gift to recognize the authenticity of relics (fake or true)
- In the presence of the relic without any information, she was able to identify the Saint and recount his/her lifestory !
- The book "Dolorous Passion of our Lord Jesus Christ" provides the most detailed information on the death of Christ based on her visions !
- The movie "The Passion" was based on her book !
- She had visions of souls in Purgatory and would spend many hours in pray for them
- Feast Day February 9th