Blessed Lindalva Justo de Oliveira

Blessed Lindalva Justo de OliveiraAlso known as

  • Lindalwa

Memorial

Profile

Born to a large family. Nun. Member of the Daughters of Charity of Saint Vincent de Paul in 1986. Began working at a homeless center in El Salvador on 29 January 1991. Murdered by a man who became obsessed with her and angered that she would not give up her religious life for him. Martyr.

Born

Died

  • stabbed 44 times with a knife on 9 April 1993 in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil by Augusto da Silva Peixoto

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Lindalva Justo de Oliveira“. CatholicSaints.Info. 24 June 2016. Web. 29 March 2017. <>