Friday, July 10, 2020

Blessed Francisco Pérez Godoy – Saint of the Day – July 15

Bl. Francisco Pérez Godoy Biography

Blessed Francisco Pérez Godoy Profile. Born: 1540 AD in Spain, Europe. Worked in Spain. 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 Francisco Pérez Godoy – Saint of the Day

Bl. Francisco Pérez Godoy 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 1540 AD
Country of Birth Spain of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds who were Not Married
Profession Missionary
Place of Work Spain
Date of Death July 15 1570
Place of Death 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 Francisco Pérez Godoy, Jesuit novice. A missionary. Martyred by the Huguenot Jacques Sourie while on the way to Brazil. Among a band of forty Spanish, Portugese and French Jesuit preachers martyred by the Huguenot privateer Jacques Sourie while in transit to Brazil. Drowned on July 15, 1570, by being tossed off the ship Santiago close Palma, Canary Islands.

Blessed Francisco Pérez Godoy
Bl. Francisco Pérez Godoy