Lay woman from the diocese of Braga, Portugal. At age 14 Alexandrina jumped from a window to escape a rapist; she was injured in the fall, paralyzed, and was bed-ridden for the rest of her life. Member of the Salesian Cooperators. Mystic and visionary. The last 13 years of her life she had the gift of inedia, living solely off daily Communion.
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Rev. Pierluigi Cameroni, SDB
Paróquia de Sta. Eulalia
Rua Alexandrina Maria da Costa, 21
4570-017 Balasar PVZ, PORTUGAL
- “Blessed Alexandrina Maria da Costa“. Saints.SQPN.com. 12 October 2014. Web. 22 October 2014. <>