Saturday, October 19, 2019

Blessed Alonso de Baena – Saint of the Day – July 15

Bl. Alonso de Baena Biography

Blessed Alonso de Baena Profile. Born: 1539 AD in Spain, Europe. Worked in Spain. Died: July 15 1570 in being thrown off the ship Santiago near Palma, Canary Islands. Feast Day is celebrated on July 15.

 

The Memorial of Blessed Alonso de Baena – Saint of the Day

Bl. Alonso de Baena 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

1539 AD

Country of Birth

Spain of Europe

Matrimony/Holy Orders

Blesseds who were Not Married

Profession

Missonary

Place of Work

Spain

Date of Death

July 15 1570

Place of Death

being thrown off the ship Santiago near Palma, Canary Islands

Feast Day

July 15

Beatification

Beatified by Pope Pius IX

Canonization

Canonized by N/A

Patron Saint of

N/A

Biography

Blessed Alonso de Baena, Jesuit friar. A missionary. Martyred by the Huguenot Jacques Sourie while in transit to Brazil. Among a band of forty Spanish, Portugese and French Jesuit evangelists martyred by the Huguenot privateer Jacques Sourie while on the way to Brazil. Drowned on July 15, 1570 by being tossed off the ship Santiago close Palma, Canary Islands.

Blessed Alonso de Baena
Bl. Alonso de Baena