Marie-Clémentine Anuarite Nengapeta (December 29, 1939 – December 1, 1964) was a member of the Holy Family Sisters in Bafwabaka[1], Belgian Congo, respectively Republic of the Congo (Leopoldville) (now the Democratic Republic of the Congo). She was killed during Congo's civil war at the Simba revolt in 1964 by a soldier, Colonel Pierre Colombe[2], when she resisted his attempted rape. She was beatified on August 15, 1985 by Pope John Paul II during his visit to the country.[3]


  2. "Slain Zaire Nun Beatified"
  3. Homily of John Paul II (Italian)

External links

ln:Klementina Anoalite Nengapetaru:Ануарите Климентина

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