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.
- “Blessed Francisco Castellet Vinale“. CatholicSaints.Info. 29 August 2015. Web. 31 August 2016. <>