Book of Saints – John of Britto

Saint John de BritoArticle

(Blessed) Martyr (February 17) (17th century) A famous Jesuit missionary and Martyr, by birth a Portuguese. After twenty years of toil in the South of Hindostan he was put to death for the Faith, February 4, A.D. 1693.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “John of Britto”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 23 October 2013. Web. 18 June 2018. <>