Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Blessed Manuel Fernandes – Saint of the Day – July 15, 1570

Bl. Manuel Fernandes Biography

Blessed Manuel Fernandes Profile. Born: 16th century 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 1570.
 
The Memorial of Blessed Manuel Fernandes – Saint of the Day

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

Date of Birth 16th century
Country of Birth Portugal of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Blesseds 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 1570
Beatification Pope Pius IX
Canonization N/A
Patron Saint of N/A

Biography

Blessed Manuel Fernandes, Jesuit friar. Martyred by the Huguenot Jacques Sourie while on the way to Brazil. Among a band of forty Spanish, Portuguese and French Jesuit preachers martyred by the Huguenot privateer Jacques Sourie while in transit to Brazil. Drowned July 15, 1570, by being tossed off the ship Santiago close Palma, Canary Islands. No more informatin about them is available.

Blessed Manuel Fernandes
Bl. Manuel Fernandes