Blessed John Marinoni

detail of a painting of Blessed John Marinoni; date and artist unknown; Saint Cajetan Church, Gustavo A. Madero, Federal District, Mexico; photographed on 8 February 2009 by Enrique López-Tamayo Biosca; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsAlso known as

  • Francesco Marinoni
  • Giovanni Marinoni



Priest. Canon of Saint Mark‘s cathedral, Venice, Italy. In 1530 he gave up his position to work with Saint Cajetan, founder of the Theatines. Irrepressible preacher, always speaking the theme of Christ crucified. Spiritual director of Blessed Paul Burali d’Arezzo. Refused the archbishopric of Naples.




Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed John Marinoni“. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 February 2019. Web. 4 December 2021. <>