April 27- Abused by her noble patrons, she remained a model of harmony

St. Zita Model and heavenly patroness of domestic servants, born early in the thirteenth century of a poor family at Montsegradi, a little village near Lucca, in Tuscany; died at Lucca, 27 April, 1271. A naturally happy disposition and the teaching of a virtuous mother, aided by Divine grace, developed in the child’s soul that … Continue reading April 27- Abused by her noble patrons, she remained a model of harmony