Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Blessed Luis Bertrán – Saint of the Day – July 29

Blessed Luis Bertrán Biography

Blessed Luis Bertrán Profile. Born: 1596 AD in Spain, Europe. Worked in Omura, Nagasaki, Japan. Died: July 29, 1627 in Omura, Nagasaki, Japan. Feast Day is celebrated on July 29.

The Memorial of Blessed Luis Bertrán – Saint of the Day

Blessed Luis Bertrán Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Date of Birth 1596 AD
Country of Birth Spain in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Priests
Profession Priest
Place of Work Omura, Nagasaki, Japan
Date of Death July 29, 1627
Place of Death Omura, Nagasaki, Japan
Feast Day July 29
Beatification Beatified by Pope Pius IX
Canonization Canonized by N/A
Patron Saint of N/A


Blessed Luis Bertrán Biography

Blessed Luis Bertrán, a relative of St. Louis Bertrán. Joined the Dominicans in 1611 at Santa Catalina Monastery in Barcelona, ​​Spain. Priest. Missionary to the Philippines 1618. Missionary to Japan 1623; He worked the rest of his life in the Omura region. He brought many to faith, especially the work with Dominican universities. Blessed Mancio de la Cruz, Blessed Pedro de Santa Maria, and three of the patients who had protected them during a period of persecution. A martyr.

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