Blessed Matthew Carreri

Blessed Matthew CarreriAlso known as

  • Matthew of Mantua
  • Matteo Carreri

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Joined the Dominicans at Mantua, Italy in 1440. Travelling preacher throughout Italy. Noted for his deep prayer life and his devotion to the Rule of his Order. Once tried to trade himself for a mother and daughter who had been enslaved, but the pirates refused the offer.

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Beatified

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Matthew Carreri“. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 May 2016. Web. 30 August 2016. <>