Blessed Cristoforo Soler

Blessed Cristoforo SolerMemorial


Mercedarian friar. In 1380 he redeemed 198 Christians who had been enslaved by Muslim Moors in Oran, Algeria. Returning to the convent, he was known by brother Mercedarians for his personal piety.

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  • “Blessed Cristoforo Soler“. CatholicSaints.Info. 23 May 2021. Web. 20 June 2021. <>