In the Vita Nuova, an earlier work of Dante, Mary is present as the object of the young Beatrice's devotion, a devotion that is contagious, although it is difficult to.
too in Dante's Vita Nuova the parallel of Beatrice with Christ is not left to surmise. In Chapter 24 for the Virgin Mary, whose emissary she is. These also indicate.
Beatrice of Silva, O.I.C., also known (in Spanish) as Beatriz da Silva y de Menezes and (in The apparition of the Blessed Virgin Mary to Saint Beatrice da Silva. Tomb of Saint Beatrice da Silva in Toledo, Spain. Beatrice was raised in the.