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The Life of St. Hildegard of Bingen

By: Hallie Riedel and Louise Perrotta

We’ve all heard about the typical “renaissance man”—someone who is talented in a wide variety of areas and who puts those talents to good use.

We might think of the scholar-athletes we knew in high school, or the business manager who is also a concert pianist. Pope John Paul II h

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