New Catholic Dictionary – Blessed Alanus de Rupe


or Alain de la Roche (c.1428-75) Dominican theologian, born probably Brittany; died Zwolle, Netherlands. By his preaching he restored the devotion of the Rosary throughout northern France and the Low Countries, and he established many Rosary confraternities. His writings were published posthumously.

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Alanus de Rupe”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 19 October 2018. Web. 9 August 2020. <>