Blessed Paolo of Barletta

Blessed Paolo of BarlettaMemorial


Joined the Augustinians as a young man. Feeling a need to devote himself to God, he wanted to “go where no one knew him except God alone”, and he withdrew for a while to live as a hermit in prayer and penance in the province of Portugal. Missionary to the island of San Thomé, in the East Indies.



  • 13 May 1580 San Thomé, East India of natural causes
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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Paolo of Barletta“. CatholicSaints.Info. 10 February 2019. Web. 24 October 2021. <>