Mother Angelica


Born
in Canton, Ohio, The United States
April 20, 1923

Died
March 27, 2016

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Mother Mary Angelica of the Annunciation, PCPA (born Rita Antoinette Rizzo; April 20, 1923 – March 27, 2016), usually known as Mother Angelica, was an American Franciscan nun best known as a television personality and the founder of both the internationally-broadcast cable television network Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN) and the radio network WEWN.

In 1981, Mother Angelica started broadcasting religious programs from a converted garage in Birmingham, Alabama. Over the next twenty years, she developed a media network that included radio, TV, and internet channels as well as printed media.

Mother Angelica hosted shows on EWTN until she had a stroke in 2001. She continued to live in the cloistered monastery in Hanceville until her death
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Mother Angelica's Little Bo...

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Mother Angelica's Private a...

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The Prayers and Personal De...

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Praying with Mother Angelica

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Mother Angelica on Sufferin...

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Mother Angelica on Christ a...

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Mother Angelica on God, His...

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