Her parents refused to let her become a nun so she made her own private vows, got a teacher’s diploma and went ahead with her ideas anyway.
Her high-spirited independence and fortitude fortunately came to fruition before her early demise from tuberculosis.
Article last updated on 21 February 2009
by the Godchecker Team.
Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders
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Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "BARTHOLOMEA-CAPITANIO: Saint from Christian mythology." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 21 Feb. 2009. Web. 28 July 2014.