Friday, July 10, 2020

Blessed Domingos Fernandes – Saint of the Day – July 15

Bl. Domingos Fernandes Biography

Blessed Domingos Fernandes Profile. Born: 1551 AD in Portugal, Europe. Worked in Portugal. Died: July 15 1570 in thrown off the ship Santiago near Palma, Canary Islands. Feast Day is celebrated on July 15.
 
The Memorial of Blessed Domingos Fernandes – Saint of the Day

Bl. Domingos Fernandes Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death.

Date of Birth 1551 AD
Country of Birth Portugal of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Bl.s who were Not Married
Profession Missionary
Place of Work Portugal
Date of Death July 15 1570
Place of Death thrown off the ship Santiago near Palma, Canary Islands
Feast Day July 15
Beatification Pope Pius IX
Canonization N/A
Patron Saint of N/A

Biography

Blessed Domingos Fernandes, 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 Domingos Fernandes
Bl. Domingos Fernandes