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Miracle data
Source name: Cornell Mariale
Short title: Shipwreck: Pilgrim Saved
Reference numbers: no.1
Incipit: Fuit quidam clericus Stephanus nomine, Gallus nomine (sic), beatam Dei Genitricem pre omnibus sanctis ardenti corde diligens
Notes: No Rubricrn
Summary: A cleric named Stephen while on a pilgrimage to Jerusalem is shipwrecked and saved by a prayer to Virgin. On his return he becomes a hermit and is subject to carnal temptations, from which the Virgin delivers him (Crane, 240).