Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Saint Lucas Alonso Gorda – Saint of the Day – October 20

St. Lucas Alonso Gorda Biography

Saint Lucas Alonso Gorda Profile. Born: 18 October 1594 in Spain, Europe. Worked in Japan. Died: 20 October 1633 in Nishizaka, Nagasaki, Japan. Feast Day is celebrated on October 20.

The Memorial of Saint Lucas Alonso Gorda – Saint of the Day

St. Lucas Alonso Gorda 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 18 October 1594
Country of Birth Spain in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Priests
Profession Missionary
Place of Work Japan
Date of Death 20 October 1633
Place of Death Nishizaka, Nagasaki, Japan
Feast Day October 20
Beatification Beatified by Pope John Paul II on 18 February 1981
Canonization Canonized by Pope John Paul II on 18 October 1987
Patron Saint of

St. Lucas Alonso Gorda Biography

St. Lucas Alonso Gorda was also known as Father Lucas of the Holy Spirit. He was a Dominican priest who was later killed. No other information about the saint is available.

St. Lucas Alonso Gorda
St. Lucas Alonso Gorda