Venerable Sílvia Cardoso Ferreiro da Silva

Venerable Sílvia Cardoso Ferreiro da Silva
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Oldest of four children of Umbelino Manuel Ferreira da Silva and Joaquina da Conceição Cardoso Emilia. Following the death of her fiance, Silvia devoted herself to the care of poor children. Founded homes for the abandoned, organized retreats for laity, and set an example of the pious life.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

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       Mons. Arnaldo Pinto Cardoso
       Vicepostulação
       Casa da Torre Marca
       Rua D. Manuel II, 286
       4050-344 Porto, PORTUGAL

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MLA Citation

  • “Venerable Sílvia Cardoso Ferreiro da Silva“. Saints.SQPN.com. 8 April 2013. Web. 25 July 2014. <>