Blessed Leandro

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


Member of the Mercedarians. Noted teacher and scholar, he knew Latin, Greek, Arabic, Hebrew and Chaldean, taught theology and the Bible, wrote commentaries and poetry.


  • at the Mercedarian monastery of Santa Eulalia in Murcia, Spain of natural causes
Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Leandro“. CatholicSaints.Info. 4 January 2019. Web. 9 December 2021. <>