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04 November 2023

Feminine Mysticism
Days on Feminine Mysticism are being held at the Camaldolese Nuns of Poppi in the province of Arezzo, Nov. 30-Dec. 3. Dominican theologian Antonietta Potente is going to lead the meetings.
For information: camaldolesidipoppi.it/en/meetings/mistica-femminile-days-guided-by-antonietta-potente

Enlightened Women photography exhibition
Until Nov. 26, it is possible to visit and see the Photo Exhibition Enlightened Women. Religion of insight and innovation in Bergamo society held at the Church of San Pancrazio in upper Bergamo.
The event is part of the project Donne Sante & Sante Donne - Taking Care of a Changing Society, a collaboration between the institutes of the dioceses of Brescia (Historical Archives, Library and Diocesan Museum) and Bergamo (Historical Archives and Seminary Library). The event aims to bring to the public's attention the lives, foundations and charitable activities of heroic Catholic women of the XIX and XX centuries.

Recurrences and celebrations
November marks the feast days of St. Silvia, mother of St Gregory the Great (3), St Bertilla, first abbess of Chelles Monastery (5), Valerian, Victoria and companions, martyrs (15), St. Margaret, Queen of Scots (16), St Elizabeth of Hungary (17), St Cecilia, virgin and martyr (22), and St Catherine of Alexandria, virgin and martyr (25), among others.
November 21 is the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary.

Edited by Valeria Pendenz