Blessed Carlo Catalano

detail of an antique Italian holy card by Bertoni, date unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial


Mercedarian friar. Following a prophecy he was given about the coming of the statue name Santa Maria di Bonaria, in 1324 he founded the Mercedarian convent in Cagliari, Italy to manage its shrine; the image finally arrived on 25 March 1370.



Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Carlo Catalano“. CatholicSaints.Info. 7 March 2020. Web. 5 July 2020. <>