San SERVOLO the Paralitic Beggar (? - December 23 590). Paralitic from his birth, he settled under the porticoes leading to San Clemente in Rome, giving to passers-by words of comfort and charity, he received or not alms from them, which in any case would have redistributed to the poor. Although illiterate, he kept the books of the Holy Scriptures with him, asking to read them as soon as a priest paused with him. He died young, in the street, accompanied by the psalms of the pilgrims who had gathered around him. Commemoration on December 23rd, the day of death (Dies Natalis, birth to heaven). Colored engraving, Italy 1886

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caption: San SERVOLO the Paralitic Beggar (? - December 23 590). Paralitic from his birth, he settled under the porticoes leading to San Clemente in Rome, giving to passers-by words of comfort and charity, he received or not alms from them, which in any case would have redistributed to the poor. Although illiterate, he kept the books of the Holy Scriptures with him, asking to read them as soon as a priest paused with him. He died young, in the street, accompanied by the psalms of the pilgrims who had gathered around him. Commemoration on December 23rd, the day of death (Dies Natalis, birth to heaven). Colored engraving, Italy 1886

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San Servuloholy of the dayhagiographyhistory of the ChurchCatholicismcult of saintsSaintsliturgical calendarcalendarreligionChristianityItalyKingdom of ItalyNineteenth centurydevotionbeggarParalyticSan Servoloilliterate

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