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Doesn't appear in the Christian Bible. However, its most famous religious connection is perhaps Angela of Foligno(1248-1309) who was an Italian Visionary. Born to a wealthy non-Christian family, she was reputed to have lived a wild and adulterous lifestyle. However,following a vision received in 1285, she had a conversion. Noted for her charity, patience and humility. Visionary, mystic, and mystical writer.