Book of Saints – Henry Suso

painting of 'Blessed Henry Suso', c.1636-1638, by Francisco de Zurbarán, oil on canvas, 209x154 cm, Museo de Bellas Artes, Seville, SpainArticle

(Blessed) (October 25) (14th century) A Dominican Saint of Flemish descent who died at Ulm in Germany (A.D. 1365). He was remarkable for his gifts of supernatural prayer, and his works on the Contemplative Life, much used in our own day, have been translated into many languages and often reprinted.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Henry Suso”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 27 May 2016. Web. 20 September 2020. <>