Blessed Gabriel of Saint Magdalen

Also known as

  • Gabriel of the Magdalene
  • Gabriel Tarazona Rodríguez

Memorial

Profile

Franciscan lay brother. Assigned to Manila, Philippines in 1612 where he studied medicine. Beginning in 1622, he spent a decade ministering to the sick in Japan in a time when Christianity was outlawed. He was eventually arrested for his faith and martyred.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Gabriel of Saint Magdalen“. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 April 2015. Web. 18 April 2015. <>