Stigmata (singular stigma) is a term used by members of the Christian faith to
describe body ... Reported cases of stigmata take various forms. Many show
Nov 29, 2013 ... ... or hoaxes? Check out these 10 cases and decide for yourself. ... He describes
the stigmata as filling him with "a tremendous fear of the Lord.
Feb 11, 2014 ... The stigmata wounds are normally visible however there are a good number of
cases on record of invisible stigmata, which usually occurs ...
Nov 18, 2011 ... The first case of stigmata—the appearance of marks or actual wounds like those
Christ received during the Crucifixion—was recorded in 1224.
No case of stigmata is known to have occurred before the thirteenth century,
when the depiction of the crucified Jesus in Western Christendom emphasized
Certainly a very recent and probaly one of the best documented cases of the
stigmata would be that of the Italian Saint Gemma Galgani (1878-1903) who also
There have been many reports of stigmata over the years but few have been ....
The most extraordinary case of the stigmata is that of Heather Woods of Lincoln.
Today, cases of stigmata are still occurring. Bishops are responsible for
investigating stigmata in their diocese. The church has never validated a stigmata
Sep 14, 2009 ... Stigmata, by definition, is a case of the mysterious and miraculous appearance of
wounds on the body resembling those suffered by Christ ...
There have been hundreds of cases of stigmata over the last two thousand years,
many of them on the bodies of women. In spite of some actual or suspected ...