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Galgani, Gemma Saint 1878-1903

Overview
Works: 162 works in 251 publications in 8 languages and 1,170 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Dedicatee
Classifications: BX4700.G22, 282.092
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The voices of Gemma Galgani : the life and afterlife of a modern saint by Rudolph M Bell( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gemma Galgani was the first person who lived in the 20th century to become a saint. Born in Lucca, she died of tuberculosis at 25 after a life of intense personal spirituality. Jesus caressed her as lovers do; the Virgin Mary was her affectionate Mom; and she even received all of Christ's wounds in her hands, feet and side. At the same time, she was mocked by her family and labelled a hysteric by doctors and the local bishop. Her trials and the intimate details of her supernatural encounters - the voices of Gemma Galgani - are revealed in this book by Rudolph M. Bell and Cristina Mazzoni. Bell and Mazzoni have chosen and translated the most important of Gemma's words: her autobiographical account of her childhood, her diary, and key selections from her "ecstasies" and letters. Gemma emerges as a very modern saint indeed: confident, grandiose, manipulative, childish, admired, and, with this book, no longer forgotten. Following Gemma's own voice, Bell carefully contextualizes her life and passion and explores her afterlife, specifically the complicated process of her canonization. Mazzoni closes the book with a "Saint's Alphabet" that finds, through Gemma's voice, spiritual meaning for women in the 21st century. Far more than the reinvigoration of a neglected historical figure, "The voices of Gemma Galgani" is a portrait of a complex girl-woman caught between the mediaeval and the modern and a potent reminder of spirituality in a supposedly secular age
Écrits de sainte Gemma Galgani by Gemma Galgani( Book )

3 editions published in 1988 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lettere ed estasi della serva di Dio Gemma Galgani by Gemma Galgani( Book )

5 editions published between 1909 and 1917 in Italian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La gloria de la cruz by Gemma Galgani( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lettere di S. Gemma Galgani by Gemma Galgani( Book )

4 editions published between 1941 and 1944 in Spanish and Italian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiografia, diario, escritos varios, libro de los extasis by Gemma Galgani( Book )

2 editions published in 1947 in Spanish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mystisches Tagebuch by Gemma Galgani( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Leidensblume von Lucca : Leben und Briefe der seligen Gemma Galgani by Gemma Galgani( Book )

2 editions published in 1933 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leben der Jungfrau und Dienerin Gottes Gemma Galgani by Germano di San Stanislao( Book )

3 editions published between 1913 and 1920 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lettere ed estasi della serva di Dio Gemma Galgani by Gemma Galgani( Book )

3 editions published in 1924 in Italian and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lettres et extases de Gemma Galgani by Gemma Galgani( Book )

3 editions published in 1920 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cartas y éxtasis de la sierva de Dios Gema Galgani by Gemma Galgani( Book )

2 editions published in 1914 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'ora santa, ossia, Un'ora di orazione con Gesù agonizzante nel Getsemani : praticata dalla serva di Dio Gemma Galgani fino al giorno della sua morte by Gemma Galgani( Book )

4 editions published between 1913 and 1931 in Italian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bl. Gemma Galgani, biser Srca Jezusovega by Simforoza Kovačič( Book )

1 edition published in 1936 in Slovenian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lettere by Gemma Galgani( Book )

3 editions published in 1941 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiografia ; Dziennik by Gemma Galgani( Book )

2 editions published in 2013 in Polish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gesù solo by Gemma Galgani( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lettere e scritti personali e lettere a lei o in riferimento a lei by Gemma Galgani( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Estasi - Diario - Autobiografia - Scritti vari di S. Gemma Galgani by Gemma Galgani( Book )

3 editions published in 1943 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sola con Gesù solo : colloqui estatici della stimmatizzata di Lucca by Gemma Galgani( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The voices of Gemma Galgani : the life and afterlife of a modern saint
Alternative Names
Galgani, Chema 1878-1903 Saint

Galgani, Chema, Saint, 1878-1903

Galgani, Chema, sainte, 1878-1903

Galgani, Gema 1878-1903 Saint

Galgani, Gema 1878-1903 santa

Galgani, Gema, Saint, 1878-1903

Galgani, Gema, sainte, 1878-1903

Galgani, Gema, Santa

Galgani, Gema, santa, 1878-1903

Galgani, Gemma.

Galgani Gemma 1878-1903

Galgani, Gemma 1878-1903 santa

Galgani, Gemma Maria Humberta Pia

Galgani, Gemma, Saint, 1878-1903

Galgani, Gemma, santa, 1878-1903

Galgani, Maria Gemma Umberta Pia 1878-1903

Galgani Szent Gemma

Gema Galgani

Gemma Galgani 1878-1903 svatá

Gemma Galgani Italian mystic

Gemma Galgani italienische Heilige und Mystikerin

Gemma Galgani, sainte, 1878-1903

Gemma Galgani Sainte catholique

Gemma : Galgani <santa>

Gemma Galgani santa italiana

Gemma Galgani, svatá, 1878-1903

Gemma Galgani włoska mistyczka, stygmatyczka, święta katolicka

Gemma Galganiová

Gemma santa

Santa Gema Galgani

Sveta Gemma Galgani

Гальяни, Джемма

ג'מה גלגני

ジェンマ・ガルガーニ

瑰瑪·甘甘妮

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