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Emmerich, Anna Katharine

(Emmerick; 1774–1824). B. near Coesfeld, Westphalia; Augustinian nun, ecstatic, and mystic at Dülmen, Westphalia; stigmata of the passion appeared in her body; Clemens Brentano's accounts of her stigmatization* and meditations are subjects of prolonged debate.

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