Blessed Luigi Conciso

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

Profile

Mercedarian friar. A doctor of theology, he wrote a number of books about the Mercedarians. Assigned to Algiers in north Africa, he freed 88 Christians who had been enslaved by Muslims.

Died

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Luigi Conciso“. CatholicSaints.Info. 20 August 2018. Web. 28 January 2021. <>