Joe Deegan 3:29 p.m., Aug. 21
Saint Diego. Franciscans of Alcala arrived carrying the century-old cadaver of Fray Diego, which they promptly placed in bed with the dying prince.
Posted August 8, 2002
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Diego turned the convent into a hospital. During the plague, he was”caught kissing the sores of those affected with a contagious disease, he replied that it was the best way to treat this kind of illness.”