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... Santa Maria dell'Anima is one of the many medieval charity institutions built for pilgrims in Rome ... In the 15th century Santa Maria dell'Anima expanded to be a hostel for visitors from the entire Holy Roman Empire, though initially the occupants were primarily ... During the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries Santa Maria dell'Anima became the national and religious centre as well as burial place in Rome of the Holy Roman Empire ...
... Santa Maria dell'Orazione e Morte (Saint Mary of the Prayer and Death) is a small church in central Rome, on Via Giulia between the Tiber and the Palazzo Farnese ... Santa Maria was built by a confraternity that assumed responsibility for interring abandoned corpses in Rome ... Its charity was, and still is, supported by the Arciconfraternita di Santa Maria dell'Orazione e Morte, a purgatorial society dating to the 1560s ...
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