Book of Saints – Joseph Maria Tommasi

detail of a Vatican portrait of Saint Joseph Mary Tomasi, artist unknownArticle

(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.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Joseph Maria Tommasi”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 August 2018. Web. 19 September 2018. <>