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About Frei Galvão Saint Anthony of Saint Ann Galvão (Portuguese: Santo Antônio de Sant'Anna Galvão), O.F.M., popularly known as Frei Galvão (Friar Galvão), (1739 — December 23, 1822) was a Brazilian friar of the Franciscan Order. One of the best-known religious figures in Brazil, renowned for his healing powers, Galvão was canonized by Pope Benedict XVI on May 11, 2007, becoming the first Brazilian-born saint. Overall, he is the second Brazilian saint, after Italian-born Saint Paulina, canonized in 2002.

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1. Frei Galvão 27645
2. Padre Marcelo Rossi 24673
3. Irmã Dulce 19128
4. Dom Paulo Evaristo 8841
5. Padre Anchieta 5469
6. Madre Paulina 673
7. Padre Quevedo 669
8. Dom Hélder Câmara 667
9. Zilda Arns 585
10. Irmã Dulce 332

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7. Frei Galvão 27645
8. Padre Marcelo Rossi 24673
9. Irmã Dulce 19128
10. Shaheed Abuzar Ghaz 10069
11. Dom Paulo Evaristo 8841

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