Seraphin was born in 1540 in Italy. His parents died when he was young, so his brother took him in. This brother was unkind to him, but seraphin trusted in God, and
prayed as much as possible. Even thogh he was parentless,he knew that God would care for him. As a sixteen year old,God called him to live a holy life. He became a laybrother,for the Capuchin Franciscan order.He became known for his wisdom and holiness. He was able to reach out to others through the Holy Eucharist.He died on October 12,1604, and was canonized in 1767.