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Mamma Margherita: St. John Bosco"s mother

Marieli G. Benziger

Mamma Margherita: St. John Bosco"s mother

by Marieli G. Benziger

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Published by Benziger Sisters in Altadena, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bosco, Margherita (Occhiena) 1788-1856.,
  • Bosco, Giovanni, Saint, 1815-1888.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 213.

    Statementby Marieli and Rita Benziger.
    ContributionsBenziger, Rita, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX4705.B68 B46 1973
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 213 p.
    Number of Pages213
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5436094M
    LC Control Number73084375

    - Explore purgerica's board "Don Bosco" on Pinterest. See more ideas about St john bosco, Catholic and San juan bosco pins. In she married Francis Bosco. Francis was 27 years of age, a widower, with a three-year-old child, Anthony, and a sick mother to look after. Joseph was born the following year and in John (the future Don Bosco). They moved to the Becchi, a hamlet .

    John Bosco was born of a poor family on 16th August, at Becchi, a hamlet belonging to the municipality of Castelnuovo d’Asti (today Castelnuovo Don Bosco) in Italy. He lost his father, Francesco, at the age of two and his mother Margaret (Margherita) had to look after him and his two brothers Antonio and Guiseppe.   Let us emulate Saint John Bosco by doing what God asks of us with courage and perseverance: we will not lack the means to do it. And finally, we will receive the prize that Our Lady has prepared for us: eternal bliss. (*) Juan B. Lemoyne, Vida de San Juan Bosco, Ed. Don Bosco, Buenos Aires, , pp. You may also likeMissing: Mamma Margherita.

    mother came to help him and became known as Mamma Margherita.“ ” At first there were only 6 boys at the home, but eventually there would be One of St. John Bosco Teacher of the Youth SAINT OF THE MONTH CHRISTIAN PRAYER, JANuARY ST. JOHN BOSCO the boys who came to study under John Bosco was Dominic Savio. John Bosco saw that he was. Pope Pius XI knew Fr. Bosco personally and agreed, declaring him blessed in St. John Bosco was canonized on Easter Sunday, and he was given the title, “Father and Teacher of Youth.” Today’s St John Bosco Quote: In , Pope John Paul II was petitioned to declare St. John Bosco the Patron of Stage Magicians. St.


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Mama Margaret, Mother Of St. John Bosco. Write a review. Junno Arocho rated it liked it Jungsook Chung rated it it was amazing Jay marked it as to-read4/5(2). Margarita Occhiena, mother of Salesian founder St. John Bosco, was declared venerable by Pope Benedict XVI through a decree that was published Thursday by the Congregation for the Causes of Saints.

John decided he wanted to teach and help young children. During this time, Margaret was living a calm life as a grandmother. In JulyJohn became ill and his mother prayed for Mary’s intercession. John regained his health.

Later that year, John and. Today, 25 November, we commemorate Venerable Margaret Bosco, mother of St.

John Bosco. In the life of Don Bosco, we could get a glimpse of how Mamma Margaret contributed to his formation as a devout Christian, and even a saintly priest. She taught him how to cultivate a strong devotion to our Lady, and showered. Many youngsters went to the cemetery crying as they would for their own mother.

Generations of Salesians called her and will continue to call her "Mamma Margherita". The Venerable Margherita Occhiena, the mother of Saint John Bosco ( - ), was born on April 1,in Capriglio, Province of Asti, Italy, the sixth of ten children.

Mama Margaret; Margaret Occhiena; Margherita Occhiena Bosco; Profile. Married to Francis Bosco. Mother of Joseph and Saint John Bosco. Widowed in at age Took care of her sons, her mother-in-law, and her brother-in-law. Venerable Mama Margaret is the beloved and holy mother of St John Bosco.

The sanctity and holiness of St John Bosco was first nutured by a mother's prayer, a mother's example.

In our Spritual Motherhood header we quote St Pope Pius X: "Every vocation to the priesthood comes from the heart of God, but it goes through the heart of a mother.

These are two excerpts from the book Some Pedagogical Ideas of Don Bosco. John Bosco, a patron of Catholic journalism • It is undisputable that the personality of Don Bosco’s mother, Mamma Margherita, influenced his formation.

This woman, a widow at profoundly marked the souls of. By the s, Fr. Bosco and his mother, known as "Mamma Margherita," were responsible for lodging boys.

Bosco identified boys he felt would make good priests and encouraged them to. Turin, Italy, / am MT ().-While St. John Bosco is a beloved saint among Catholics, many do not know that his mother, Margaret Bosco.

Inshe married Francis Bosco. Francis was 27 years of age, a widower, with a three year old child, Anthony, and a sick mother to look after. Joseph was born the following year and inJohn (the future Don Bosco). They moved to the Becchi, a hamlet of Castelnuovo d’Asti.

In Francis died of pneumonia. A woman of great faith. Mamma Margherita: St. John Bosco's mother by Marieli G Benziger (Book) Sunshine in the shadows: Mama Margaret, mother of St.

John Bosco by Peter Lappin (Book). At the age of two, John lost his father, leaving him and his two older brothers to be raised by his mother, Margherita.

His "Mama Margherita Occhiena" would herself be declared venerable by. Herself a widow and single mother, she acted as a surrogate mother for the “poor little outcasts” her son educated and served, helping to get them off the streets and achieve their full potential. This is the legacy of St.

John Bosco and “ Mama Margherita.”. St. John Bosco was born in the city of Becchi, Italy on Aug When John was only two years old, he lost his father.

His Mother, Margherita, was left to raise John and his two older brothers alone. (Margherita would be declared a venerable in ) John was a good boy. He was always very devout and attended church frequently.

Turin, Italy, / am (CNA/EWTN News).- While St. John Bosco is a beloved saint among Catholics, many do not know that his mother, Margaret Bosco. His mother began to help him, and she became known as "Mamma Margherita." By the s, Fr.

Bosco and his mother were responsible for lodging boys. Bosco also negotiated new rights for boys who were employed as apprentices. InFr. Bosco established the Society of St.

John Bosco was canonized on Easter Sunday, and he was given the title, "Father and Teacher of Youth." InPope John Paul II was petitioned to declare St. John Bosco the Patron of Stage Magicians. Bosco had pioneered the art of what is today called "Gospel Magic," using magic and other feats to attract attention and engage the.

Source: Italy - "Mamma Margherita's Recipes" for the rebirth of women victims of violence.31st January, John Bosco, Don Bosco, was born in Becchi, Italy, on Aug At the age of two, John lost his father, leaving him and his two older brothers to be raised by his mother, Margherita.

His "Mama Margherita Occhiena" would herself be declared venerable by the Church in   (ANS - Capriglio) – On Sunday 25 November, on the occasion of the nd anniversary of the death of Margherita Occhiena - "Mamma Margherita" - many members of the Salesian Family gathered in Capriglio, birthplace of the Venerable mother of Don Bosco, to participate in a solemn event was an opportunity to reaffirm the commitment to support, through prayer, the .