Saints related to Patron-of-the-paralyzed

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  • St. Alice
    Born in the late middle ages, St. Alice spent most of her life in a Cistercian convent in Brussels. She unfortunately contracted leprosy, which caused her great suffering. She died in 1250 and many miracles have been attributed to her intercession.
  • St. Wolfgang
    St. Wolfgang of Ratisbon was born in Swabia, Germany, and educated in Switzerland by Benedictines. He became bishop of Ratisbon in 972 on orders of Emporer Otto II. Tutor to the boy who became Emperor Henry II, Wolfgang was a tireless advocate of reform, education and the poor. He died at Puppingen, Linz, Austria in 994.