Blessed Christopher of Romagna

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


Priest. About age 40 he left his parish ministry to become one of the early Franciscan Friars Minor, working with Saint Francis of Assisi himself. Ministered to lepers. Missionary to heretic Albigensians in France. Founded several Franciscan monasteries beginning in Cahors, Guyenne, France.




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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Christopher of Romagna“. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 June 2018. Web. 25 September 2021. <>