Blessed Ambrose of Massa

detail of an Italian holy card of Beato Ambrogio da Massa; swiped with permission from the Santini ImaginiAlso known as

  • Ambrogio da Massa



Parish priest in Maremma region of Tuscany, Italy. After hearing the preaching of Blessed Moricus, an early companion of Saint Francis of Assisi, Ambrose was drawn to the religious life. Joined the Franciscans in 1225 and devoted himself to charity and penance.



MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Ambrose of Massa“. CatholicSaints.Info. 13 April 2016. Web. 17 September 2021. <>