Blessed Battista de Bonafede

Blessed Battista de BonafedeMemorial


Mercedarian friar at the Sant’Anne convent in Palermo, Sicily. Imprisoned and tortured in Africa by Muslims for preaching Christianity. Eventually ransomed by brother Mercedarians, and retired to the Sant’Anne convent.


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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Battista de Bonafede“. CatholicSaints.Info. 17 October 2016. Web. 27 November 2021. <>