- Maria Chiara Serafina of Jesus
Daughter of Uttilia Santandrea and Frederick Farolfi. Educated in Borgo Tossignano, Italy and Ravenna, Italy. Worked as a teacher. Drawn to the religious life, on 28 October 1875 she made her vows, taking the name Maria Chiara Serafina of Jesus. Founder of the Missionary Franciscan Clarists of the Blessed Sacrament on 1 May 1898.
- at least one medical miracle is under investigation; if you have information relevant to the beatification of Venerable Francesca, contact
Fra Giovangiuseppe Califano, OFM
Clarisse Francescane Missionarie del Sacratissimo Sacramento
Via Vicenza, 33
00185 Roma, ITALY
- “Venerable Francesca Farolfi“. Saints.SQPN.com. 20 February 2013. Web. 24 May 2013. <>