Venerable Nicola Mazza

Venerable Nicola MazzaAlso known as


Spiritual student and close friend of Saint Gaspare Bertoni. Ordained a priest in the diocese of Verona, Italy in 1814. Taught mathematics, physics and history in seminary schools. Founded the Pious Society of Teachers Cooperators of Don Mazza, Pious Society of Don Nicola Mazza in 1851, and Congregation of the Charity of the Sacred Heart – Sisters of Don Mazza. These congregations continue their teaching work in Italy and Brazil today.




MLA Citation

  • “Venerable Nicola Mazza“. CatholicSaints.Info. 13 January 2020. Web. 20 April 2021. <>