Blessed Dionisio Ammalio

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

Profile

Mercedarian friar at the convent of Santa Maria di Montebianco in Tarragona, Spain. Sent to Tunis in north Africa where he rescued 130 Christians enslaved by Muslims.

Died

    Tarragona, Spain of natural causes
Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Dionisio Ammalio“. CatholicSaints.Info. 30 November 2018. Web. 19 April 2021. <>