Book of Saints – Alphonsus Navarete


ALPHONSUS NAVARETE (Blessed) M. (June 1) (17th century) A Dominican missionary in Japan, where he converted many thousands to Christianity. He was beheaded (A.D. 1617), and two years later his body was discovered to be still incorrupt.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Alphonsus Navarete”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 May 2012. Web. 25 September 2020. <>