Italy Opens First Christian Pilgrim Hospice

St. Fabiola, a Roman noblewoman founded a Hospice for Christian pilgrims in Porto, Italy in 395, following her conversion to Christianity, and St. Pammachius.

Date:
      395 CE
Name(s):
      St. Fabiola
Occupation:
      Nobility
Location:
      Porto, Italy

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