Thursday, October 24, 2019

Blessed Juan de Las Varillas – Saint of the Day – July 21

Bl. Juan de Las Varillas Biography

Blessed Juan de Las Varillas Profile. Born: N/A in Spain, Europe. Worked in Mexico. Died: 16th century in Mexico. Feast Day is celebrated on July 21.

 

 Saint of the Day

Bl. Juan de Las Varillas 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

N/A

Country of Birth

Spain in Europe

Matrimony/Holy Orders

Blesseds who were Brothers

Profession

Missionary

Place of Work

Mexico

Date of Death

16th century

Place of Death

Mexico

Feast Day

July 21

Beatification

Beatified by N/A

Canonization

Canonized by N/A

Patron Saint of

N/A

Biography

Blessed Juan de Las Varillas, Mercedarian monk. Missionary. During the expedition to Honduras in 1524 he was counselor and chaplain to Hernán Cortés. Although he was unable to gain a foothold, Juan brought many Aztecs to Christianity.

Blessed Juan de Las Varillas
Bl. Juan de Las Varillas