Blessed Giusto Samper

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Profile

Mercedarian friar known for devotion to praying for souls in Purgatory. Ransomed 216 Christians from slavery in Muslim Tunis, Tunisia in 1279, and preacher the faith throughout the region as they travelled.

Died

  • c.1350 of natural causes
Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Giusto Samper“. CatholicSaints.Info. 18 May 2016. Web. 30 July 2021. <>