Blessed Francisco Castellet Vinale

detail of an Italian holy card of Blessed Francisco Castellet Vinale, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiAlso known as

  • Dominic
  • Domingo

Memorial

Profile

Joined the Dominicans in Barcelona, Spain at a young age, taking the name Dominic. Priest. Missionary to the Philippines from 1615 to 1621. Missionary to Japan in 1621 during a period of persecution of Christians; he even went into prisons to minister to people imprisoned for their faith. Martyr.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Francisco Castellet Vinale“. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 September 2017. Web. 27 May 2018. <>