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By Roberto Italo Zanini

ISBN-10: 1586176897

ISBN-13: 9781586176891

When she was once approximately 9 years outdated, Josephine Bakhita was once abducted close to Darfur, Sudan, via Arab slave investors. For numerous years she was once subjected to brutal and humiliating remedy till she was once ransomed and brought to Venice, Italy, the place she grew to become a Catholic and a nun.

Joyfully and serenely Bakhita served in a convent, tuition and infirmary run by way of Canossian sisters in a small, vague city in northern Italy till her demise in 1947. Then whatever much more outstanding than her redemption happened.

Hundreds of standard humans got here to work out Bakhita mendacity in kingdom, and in addition to those visits got here tales approximately how the easy nun had given convenience, suggestion and encouragement as she went approximately her projects as prepare dinner, doorkeeper, nurse, and so forth. presently graces and miracles attributed to Bakhita's intercession started to be reported.

Ever seeing that, where the place Bakhita died and the wonders begun has been a shrine visited by means of humans from around the world. they arrive to hunt the intercession of 1 who was once no stranger to loss and agony and but had given herself with entire self assurance to the Lord. it truly is the following, during this moderately offered room, the place Italian journalist Roberto Italo Zanini starts off his tale of Bakhita and her trip from slavery to sainthood.

Based on Bakhita's autobiography, which she dictated to a Canossian sister in obedience to her stronger, the canonization records and plenty of different resources, Zanini documents the lifestyles, virtues and miracles of this daughter of Africa who has turn into a sister to the complete world.Illustrated with sixteen pages of photos.

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