Blessed Louis of Mercy

detail of an Italian holy card of Blessed Louis of Mercy, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiAlso known as

  • Ludovico della Pieta

Memorial

Profile

Contemplative Mercidarian at the convent of Saint Antolino in Valladolid, Spain. In 1331 he ransomed 207 Christian slaves from Moorish occupied Granada.

Died

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Louis of Mercy“. CatholicSaints.Info. 17 May 2021. Web. 24 June 2021. <>