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Other Names:
Saint Sofia the Martyr, Mother of Orphans
Country:
Italy
Date of Birth:
Unknown
Date of Death:
137 AD
Feast Day:
May 15 (Catholic Church), September 17 (Orthodox Church)

When she became a widow, she came to be known as the “Mother of Orphans” for housing underprivileged or orphaned children.

She gave away the riches she grew up with to help people and serve the Lord.