The following translation of one of Gemma's ecstasies has been especially translated for this website by a friend in St. Gemma named Angelo. Angelo is of Italian decent, is married to Cathy and lives in Westchester New York. He works in the I.T field of data architecture and his wife is a freelance designer of childrens books. I would like to sincerely thank Angelo for his excellent translation work. Glenn Dallaire, -webmaster.
128. Gemma, Colloquio: ottobre 1902 (1)
The above was one of the many ecstasies taken from "Lettere ed estasi" which was some of the letters and ecstasies compiled and published by Gemma's spiritual director, Venerable Father Germanus, C.P. In his capacity as Gemma's spiritual director, he was to witness first-hand many of the extraordinary graces that God given by God to Gemma. And what did he have to say for example about Gemma's ecstasies, which he himself witnessed on many occasions? In "The Life of St Gemma" he writes: