Saturday, July 4, 2020

Blessed Juan de Huete – Saint of the Day – May 1

Bl. Juan de Huete Biography

Bl. Juan de Huete Profile. Born: unknown in Spain, Europe. Worked in Spain. Died: 1482 in Spain. Feast Day is celebrated on May 1.


The Memorial of Bl. Juan de Huete – Saint of the Day

Bl. Juan de Huete 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


Country of Birth

Spain in Europe

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Blesseds who were Married



Place of Work


Date of Death


Place of Death


Feast Day

May 1


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Patron Saint of

Blessed Juan de Huete
Blessed Juan de Huete

Blessed’s Biography

Blessed Juan de Huete was a Mercedarian friar sent by Blessed Antonio Morell to Muslim-occupied Granada, Spain to ransom Christians enslaved by the Moors. In 1482 while working there he was imprisoned, tortured, put on public display for abuse, and then murdered in revenge for Catholic military victories in Alhama, Spain. Stoned to death by Moors in 1482 in Granada, Spain.