Mercedarian friar. Elected Master General of the Mercedarians on 8 September 1492; he served for 21 years. Founded several monasteries in Spain and northern Africa. Noted for his personal piety in the midst of his administrative and missionary work.
- “Blessed Juan Urgel“. CatholicSaints.Info. 26 August 2016. Web. 22 February 2017. <>