Book of Saints – Antony Mary Zaccaria


ANTONY, MARY ZACCARIA (Saint) (July 5) (16th century) Born at Cremona (Lombardy), he was remarkable from his early youth for his ability and yet more for his piety and zeal for the spiritual and temporal good of his neighbour, particularly of the poor. He laboured all his life long for the restoring of Church Discipline, and with that intent founded the Religious Order styled Barnabites, under the patronage of Saint Paul the Apostle. Favoured with many supernatural gifts and graces, he passed away, A.D. 1539, and was canonized by Pope Leo XIII at the end of the nineteenth centurv.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Mary Zaccaria Antony”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 24 July 2012. Web. 19 January 2019. <>