(Blessed) (January 1) (18th century) An Italian Saint of the Theatine Order, who rendered great services to the Holy See in the government of the Church, and was a model to the Faithful of an austere and prayerful life. He died a Cardinal (A.D. 1713), and has left us several valuable and erudite Treatises on the Liturgy and on Church Discipline.
- Monks of Ramsgate. “Joseph Maria Tommasi”. , 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 November 2013. Web. 5 May 2016. <>