Reliquary containing a relic of Saint Rita of Cascia. The document certifying the authenticity of this relic can be downloaded below as a PDF file. Saint Rita (1381-1457) was married to an abusive man; after his death she became a nun. She is the patron saint of impossible causes and heartbroken women.
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