Blessed James of Mevania Also known as Memorial Profile
Joined the Dominicans at Spoleto at age 16 in 1236, choosing a life of extreme poverty even by Dominican standards. Founder and first prior of a Dominican friary in Mevania. Aided survivors and refugees in Mevania after it was sacked by emporer Frederick II in 1248. Helped quash the return of the Nicholaites antimonianist heresy in Umbria. Reputed miracle worker.
Born Died Beatified Prayers