In the Archdiocese of Kraków
BLESSED BERNARDINA JABŁOŃSKA, VIRGIN
In the Diocese of Zamość-Lubaczów – Optional memorial
Bernardina Jabłońska was born on 5 August 1878. At 18 she joined the congregation founded by Saint Brother Albert Chmielowski to serve the poor and deserted. She was known for a special devotion to the Eucharist and extraordinarily good heart. Together with Saint Brother Albert she co-founded the Congregation of Albertine Sisters. She died on 23 September 1940 in Kraków. Pope John Paul II beatified her on 6 June 1997.
Common of Virgins.
O almighty and merciful God,
you made the life of Blessed Bernardina, virgin, abundant in good deeds,
let us, through her intercession, persistently serve you by helping our brothers and praying for them.
Through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son,
who lives and reigns with you in the unity of the Holy Spirit,
one God, for ever and ever.
Congregatio de Cultu Divino et Disciplina Sacramentorum. Probatum seu confirmatum, die 2 iulii 2004, Prot. 957/04.