Saints and Blesseds

Saints and Blesseds

FranceBlessed de Jésus-Crucifié, O.C.D.
Marie-Anne Piedcourt  (secular name)

Born:1715.12.09 (Paris, France)
Died:1794.07.17 🩸 (Paris, France † 78)
Beatified:1906.05.27

Religious of Discalced Carmelite Sisters. Martyr.

IrelandSaint Declan of Ardmore

Canonised:1902.06.19 (equipollently)

Bishop-Abbot nullius of Ardmore (448 – ?)

Bishop.

AlbaniaBlessed Dedë Maçaj

Born:1920.02.05 (Mali Jushit, Shkodrë, Albania)
Ordained Priest:1944.03.19
Died:1947.03.28 🩸 (Përmet, Albania † 27)
Beatified:2016.11.05 (Shkodër, Shkodër, Albania)

Priest of Shkodrë. Martyr.

AlbaniaBlessed Dedë Malaj

Born:1917.11.16 (Dushkul, Mali Shëngjinit, Lezhë, Albania)
Ordained Priest:1942.12.20
Died:1959.05.12 🩸 (Shkodrë, Albania † 41)
Beatified:2016.11.05 (Shkodër, Shkodër, Albania)

Priest of Shkodrë. Martyr.

AlbaniaBlessed Dedë Plani

Born:1891.01.21 (Shiroka, Shkodrë, Albania)
Ordained Priest:1919.08.03
Died:1948.04.30 🩸 (Shkodrë, Albania † 57)
Beatified:2016.11.05 (Shkodër, Shkodër, Albania)

Priest of Shkodrë. Martyr.

ItalySaint Degna

Born: (Italy)
Died:303 (Todi, Italy)

Layperson.

FranceSaint Deicolus
Del de Lure  (français)

Born:530? (Leinster, Ireland)
Died:625.01.18 (Lure, France † 95)

Abbot. Abbot of Luxeuil.

FranceBlessed Delphine de Sabran

Born:1283 (Puimichel, France)
Died:1360.11.26 (Apt, France † 77)
Beatified:1363

Layperson. Wife of Saint Elzéar de Sabran.

GreeceSaint Demetrius of Thessaloniki

Born:280 (Thessaloniki, Greece)
Died:306 🩸 (Thessaloniki, Greece † 26)

Layperson. Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Democritus

Died:III century 🩸 (Synnada in Phrygia, Turkiye)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Secundus and Saint Denis. Martyr.

PalestineSaint Denis

Died:303 🩸 (Caesarea in Palestina, Palestine)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Timolaus, Saint Pausides, Saint Alexander, Saint Romulus and Saint Alexander. Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Denis

Died:III century 🩸 (Synnada in Phrygia, Turkiye)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Democritus and Saint Secundus. Martyr.

FranceBlessed Denis-Claude Duval

Born:1739 (Paris, France)
Died:1792.09.03 🩸 (Paris, France † 53)
Beatified:1926.10.17

Priest of Paris. Martyr.

IndonesiaBlessed Denis de la Nativité, O.C.D.
Pierre Berthelot  (secular name)

Born:1600.12.12 (Honfleur, France)
Ordained Priest:1638.08.24
Died:1638.11.29 🩸 (Sumatra, Indonesia † 37)
Beatified:1900.06.10

Priest of Order of Discalced Carmelites (Teresian Carmelites). Martyr.

FranceSaint Denis de Paris

Born: (Italy)
Died:250? 🩸 (Paris, France)

Bishop of Paris (France) (? – 250?)

Bishop. One of the Fourteen Holy Helpers. Martyr.

LibyaSaint Denise

Died:484 🩸 (Libya)

Layperson. Mother of Saint Majoricus. Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Denise

Died:250 🩸 (Lampsacus, Turkiye)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Peter, Saint Andrew and Saint Paul. Martyr.

IsraelSaint Déodat de Rodez Aribert, O.F.M.

Born: (Rodez, France)
Died:1391.11.14 🩸 (Jerusalem, Israel)
Beatified:1889.06.06 (equipollently)
Canonised:1970.06.21

Priest of Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans). Martyr.

SpainBlessed Deogracias de San Agustín, O.A.R.
Deogracias Palacios y del Río  (secular name)

Born:1901.05.22 (Baños del Valdeapados, Burgos, Spain)
Died:1936.07.25 🩸 (Motril, Granada, Spain † 35)
Beatified:1999.03.07

Priest of Order of Augustinian Recollects (Augustinian Recollects). Martyr.

IrelandBlessed Dermot O’Hurley
Diarmaid Ó hUrthuile  (Gaeilge)

Born:1530? (Emly, Tipperary, Ireland)
Ordained Priest:1581.09.09
Consecrated Bishop:1581.09.10
Died:1584.06.20 🩸 (Dublin, Ireland † 54)
Beatified:1992.09.27

Metropolitan Archbishop of Cashel (Ireland) (1581.09.11 – 1584.06.20)

Archbishop. Martyr.

ItalySaint Desiderio

Died:305.09 🩸 (Pozzuoli, Italy)

Layperson. Lector. Martyr.

ItalySaint Desiderio

Died:VII century (Pistoia, Italy)

Hermit.

FranceSaint Désiré de Besançon

Died:V century? (Lons-le-Saunier, France)
Canonised:1900.11.24 (equipollently)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Besançon (France) (444? – V century?)

Archbishop.

FranceSaint Dévote

Born: (Mariana, Corsica, France)
Died:303? 🩸 (Mariana, Corsica, France)

Layperson. Martyr.

ItalyBlessed Diana degli Andalò, O.P.

Born:1201 (Bologna, Italy)
Died:1236.01.09 (Bologna, Italy † 35)
Beatified:1888.08.08 (equipollently)

Religious of Order of Preachers (Dominican Nuns).

JapanBlessed Didacus Hayashida
ヤコブ 林田  (日本語)

Born:1601? (Arima, 兵庫県, 関西地方, Japan)
Died:1613.10.07 🩸 (Arima, 兵庫県, 関西地方, Japan † 12)
Beatified:2008.11.24 (Nagasaki, Japan)

Layperson of Nagasaki. Married. Son of Blessed Leo Hayashida Sukeemon and Blessed Martha Hayashida. Martyr.

JapanBlessed Didacus Kagayama Haito
ヤコブ 加賀山隼人正  (日本語)

Born:1565? (Takatsuki, 大阪府, 関西地方, Japan)
Died:1619.10.14 🩸 (Kokura, 福岡県, 九州, Japan † 54)
Beatified:2008.11.24 (Nagasaki, Japan)

Layperson of Fukuoka. Married. Member of Confraternity of the Rosary. Martyr.

JapanSaint Didacus Kisai, S.J.
ディエゴ喜斎  (日本語)

Born:1533 (Haga, 岡山県, 中国地方, Japan)
Died:1597.02.05 🩸 (Nishizaka, 長崎県, 九州, Japan † 64)
Beatified:1627.09.14
Canonised:1862.06.08

Religious of Society of Jesus (Jesuits). Martyr.

JapanBlessed Didacus Tsūzu
ヤコブ 辻  (日本語)

Born: (Kyōto, 京都府, 関西地方, Japan)
Died:1619.10.06 🩸 (Kyōto, 京都府, 関西地方, Japan)
Beatified:2008.11.24 (Nagasaki, Japan)

Layperson of Kyoto. Martyr.

JapanBlessed Didacus Yūki Ryōsetsu, S.J.
ヤコブ 結城了雪  (日本語)

Born:1574? (Awa, 徳島県, 四国, Japan)
Died:1636.02.25 🩸 (Ōsaka, 大阪府, 関西地方, Japan † 62)
Beatified:2008.11.24 (Nagasaki, Japan)

Priest of Society of Jesus (Jesuits). Martyr.

CzechiaBlessed Didak Jan, O.F.M. Obs.

Born:1571? (Germany)
Died:1611.02.15 🩸 (Praha, Czechia † 40)
Beatified:2012.10.13 (Praha, Czechia)

Religious of Order of Observant Friars Minor. Martyr.

SyriaSaint Didymus of Laodicea

Died:III century? 🩸 (Laodicea, Syria)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Diodorus of Laodicea and Saint Diomedes of Laodicea. Martyr.

FranceSaint Dié de Blois

Died:531 (France)

Deacon. Abbot hermit in Blois.

SpainBlessed Diego Albañil Barrena

Born:1903.05.29 (Fuenteovejuna, Córdoba, Spain)
Ordained Priest:1926.05.29
Died:1936.09.21 🩸 (Granja de Torrehermosa, Badajoz, Spain † 33)
Beatified:2021.10.16 (Córdoba, Córdoba, Spain)

Priest of Córdoba. Martyr.

SpainBlessed Diego Balmaseda López

Born:1876.08.27 (Castuera, Badajoz, Spain)
Ordained Priest:1900.12.22
Died:1936.08.17 🩸 (Zarza Capilla, Badajoz, Spain † 59)
Beatified:2021.10.16 (Córdoba, Córdoba, Spain)

Priest of Córdoba. Martyr.

ItalyBlessed Diego da Vallinfreda, O.F.M. Cap.
Giuseppe Oddi  (secular name)

Born:1839.06.06 (Vallinfreda, Italy)
Died:1919.06.03 (Bellegra, Italy † 79)
Beatified:1999.10.03

Religious of Order of Capuchin Friars Minor (Capuchin Franciscans).

SpainBlessed Diego de Guadilla, O.F.M. Cap.
Jacinto Gutiérrez Terciado  (secular name)

Born:1909.07.03 (Guadilla, Burgos, Spain)
Died:1936.12.29 🩸 (Santoña-Escalante crossing, Cantabria, Spain † 27)
Beatified:2013.10.13 (Tarragona, Spain)

Religious of Order of Capuchin Friars Minor (Capuchin Franciscans). Martyr.

SpainSaint Diego de San Nicolás, O.F.M.
Diego de Alcalá  (secular name)

Born:1400 (San Nicolás del Puerto, Spain)
Died:1463.11.12 (San Nicolás del Puerto, Spain † 63)
Canonised:1588.07.02 (equipollently)

Religious of Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans).

SpainBlessed Diego Hompanera París, O.E.S.A.

Born:1915.11.12 (Muñeca de la Peña, Palencia, Spain)
Died:1936.09.21 🩸 (Málaga, Spain † 20)
Beatified:2007.10.28

Religious of Order of Hermits of Saint Augustine (Augustinian Hermits). Martyr.

SpainBlessed Diego José da Cadice, O.F.M. Cap.
Francisco José López-Caamaño García-Pérez  (secular name)

Born:1743.03.30 (Cadice, Spain)
Ordained Priest:1766
Died:1801.03.24 (Ronda, Málaga, Spain † 57)
Beatified:1894.04.22

Priest of Order of Capuchin Friars Minor (Capuchin Franciscans).

SpainBlessed Diego Llorca Llopis

Born:1896.07.02 (Oliva, Valencia, Spain)
Died:1936.09.06 🩸 (Gata de Gorgos, Alicante, Spain † 40)
Beatified:2001.03.11

Priest of Valencia. Martyr.

GuamBlessed Diego Luis de San Vitores y Alonso, S.J.

Born:1627.11.13 (Burgos, Spain)
Ordained Priest:1651
Died:1672.04.02 🩸 (Tumon, Guam † 44)
Beatified:1985.10.06

Priest of Society of Jesus (Jesuits). Martyr.

SpainBlessed Diego Morata Cano

Born:1881.03.27 (Vera, Almería, Spain)
Died:1936.09.22 🩸 (Almería, Spain † 55)
Beatified:2017.03.25 (Almería, Spain)

Priest of Almería. Martyr.

SpainBlessed Diego Ventaja Milán

Born:1880.06.22 (Ohanes, Almería, Spain)
Ordained Priest:1902.12.02
Consecrated Bishop:1935.06.29
Died:1936.08.31 🩸 (Barranco de El Chisme, Almería, Spain † 56)
Beatified:1993.10.10

Bishop of Almería (Spain) (1935.05.01 – 1936.08.31)

Bishop. Martyr.

SpainSaint Digna de Córdoba

Died:853.06.14 🩸 (Córdoba, Spain)

Religious. Nun of Tábanos. Companion of Saint Anastasio de Córdoba and Saint Félix de Córdoba. Martyr.

TurkiyeBlessed Dimbalac oğlu Wartavar (Armenian Rite)

Born: (Turkiye)
Died:1895.11.22 🩸 (Kahramanmaraş, Turkiye)
Beatified:1982.10.03

Layperson of Aleppo (Armenian Rite). Martyr.

ItalySaint Dioclezio

Died:305 🩸 (Cures Sabini, Italy)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Fiorenzo and Saint Sisinio. Martyr.

GreeceSaint Diodorus

Died:251 🩸 (Corinth, Greece)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Victorinus, Saint Victor, Saint Nicephorus, Saint Claudius, Saint Serapion and Saint Papias. Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Diodorus

Died:III century 🩸 (Perge, Turkiye)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Papias and Saint Claudianus. Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Diodorus

Died:IV century 🩸 (Aphrodisias, Turkiye)

Priest. Companion of Saint Rodopianus. Martyr.

SyriaSaint Diodorus of Laodicea

Died:III century? 🩸 (Laodicea, Syria)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Diomedes of Laodicea and Saint Didymus of Laodicea. Martyr.

ItalySaint Diogene

Died:269? 🩸 (Roma, Italy)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Blasto. Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Diogenes

Died:IV century? 🩸 (Antioch, Turkiye)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Timothy, Saint Macarius and Saint Maximus. Martyr.

JapanBlessed Diogo Carvalho, S.J.
ディエゴ・カルヴァリョ  (日本語)

Born:1578? (Coimbra, Portugal)
Died:1624.02.22 🩸 (Sendai, 宮城県, 東北地方, Japan † 46)
Beatified:1867.07.07

Priest of Society of Jesus (Jesuits). Martyr.

SpainBlessed Diogo de Andrade, S.J.

Born:1531? (Pedrógão Grande, Leiria, Portugal)
Died:1570.07.15 🩸 (Tazacorte, Spain † 39)
Beatified:1854.05.11 (equipollently)

Priest of Society of Jesus (Jesuits). Martyr.

BrazilSaint Diogo Pereira

Born: (Brazil)
Died:1645.10.03 🩸 (Uruaçu, RN, Brazil)
Beatified:2000.03.05
Canonised:2017.10.15

Layperson of Natal. Martyr.

SpainBlessed Diogo Pires Mimoso, S.J.

Born: (Nisa, Portalegre, Portugal)
Died:1570.07.15 🩸 (Tazacorte, Spain)
Beatified:1854.05.11 (equipollently)

Cleric of Society of Jesus (Jesuits). Martyr.

SyriaSaint Diomedes of Laodicea

Died:III century? 🩸 (Laodicea, Syria)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Diodorus of Laodicea and Saint Didymus of Laodicea. Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Diomedes of Tarsus

Died:305? 🩸 (Nicaea in Bithynia, Turkiye)

Layperson. Physician. Martyr.

SpainBlessed Dionisio Arizaleta Salvador, C.M.F.

Born:1911.02.08 (Guirguillano, Navarra, Spain)
Died:1936.10.19 🩸 (Mas Claret, Sant Pere dels Arquells, Lleida, Spain † 25)
Beatified:2017.10.21 (Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain)

Religious of Missionary Sons of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (Claretians). Martyr.

SpainBlessed Dionisio Luis, F.S.C.
Mateo Molinos Coloma  (secular name)

Born:1890.08.21 (Forcall, Castellón de la Plana, Spain)
Died:1936.08.09 🩸 (Traveserres, Lleida, Spain † 45)
Beatified:2007.10.28

Religious of Brothers of the Christian Schools (Lasalians, De La Salle Brothers). Martyr.

SpainBlessed Dionisio Martín, F.M.S.
José Cesari Mercadal  (secular name)

Born:1903.01.16 (Puig-reig, Barcelona, Spain)
Died:1936.10.08 🩸 (Montcada, Barcelona, Spain † 33)
Beatified:2007.10.28

Religious of Marist Brothers. Martyr.

SpainBlessed Dionisio Pamplona Polo, Sch. P.

Born:1868.10.11 (Calamocha, Teruel, Spain)
Died:1936.07.25 🩸 (Monzón, Huesca, Spain † 67)
Beatified:1995.10.01

Priest of Order of Poor Clerics Regular of the Mother of God of the Pious Schools (Piarists). Martyr.

SpainBlessed Dionisio Terceño Vicente, O.E.S.A.

Born:1912.05.25 (Congosto de Valdavia, Palencia, Spain)
Died:1936.11.30 🩸 (Paracuellos de Jarama, Madrid, Spain † 24)
Beatified:2007.10.28

Religious of Order of Hermits of Saint Augustine (Augustinian Hermits). Martyr.

SpainBlessed Dionisio Ullívarri Barajuán, S.D.B.

Born:1880.10.09 (Vitoria, Álava, Spain)
Died:1936.08.31 🩸 (Aravaca, Madrid, Spain † 55)
Beatified:2007.10.28

Religious of Salesians of Saint John Bosco (Salesians). Martyr.

SpainBlessed Dionisio Vicente Ramos, O.F.M. Conv.

Born:1871.10.09 (Caudé, Teruel, Spain)
Died:1936.07.31 🩸 (Los Tres Pinos, Granollers, Barcelona, Spain † 64)
Beatified:2001.03.11

Priest of Order of Friars Minor Conventual (Conventual Franciscans). Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Dionisius

Died:250? 🩸 (Ephesus, Turkiye)

Layperson. One of the Seven Sleepers of Ephesus. Martyr.

JapanBlessed Dionisius Fujishima Jubyōe, S.J.
ディオニシオ藤島  (日本語)

Born:1584? (Aitsu, 長崎県, 九州, Japan)
Died:1622.11.01 🩸 (Shimabara, 長崎県, 九州, Japan † 38)
Beatified:1867.07.07

Cleric of Society of Jesus (Jesuits). Martyr.

JapanBlessed Dionisius Saeki Zenka
ディオニシウス 佐伯 善可  (日本語)

Born: (Fukae, 長崎県, 九州, Japan)
Died:1627.02.28 🩸 (Unzen, 長崎県, 九州, Japan)
Beatified:2008.11.24 (Nagasaki, Japan)

Layperson of Nagasaki. Martyr.

EgyptSaint Dionysius of Alexandria

UgandaSaint Dionysius Ssebuggwawo Wasswa
Denis  (Kiswahili)

Born:1870? (Bulemezi (Luwero), Uganda)
Died:1886.05.25 🩸 (Munyonyo, Mpigi, Uganda † 16)
Beatified:1920.06.06
Canonised:1964.10.18

Layperson. Martyr.

GreeceSaint Dionysius the Areopagite

Died:95? 🩸 (Athens, Greece)

Bishop. Judge at the Areopagus Court in Athens. Disciple of Saint Paul of Tarsus. Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Dios the Wonderworker of Antioch

Born:IV century (Antioch, Turkiye)
Died:430? (Constantinople, Turkiye)

Priest.

TurkiyeSaint Dioscorides of Smyrna

Died:II century? 🩸 (Smyrna, Turkiye)

Layperson. Martyr.

EgyptSaint Dioscorus

Died:250 🩸 (Alexandria, Egypt)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Heron, Saint Arsenius and Saint Isidore. Martyr.

EgyptSaint Dioscorus of Kynopolis

Died:305 🩸 (Kynopolis, Egypt)

Layperson. Lector. Martyr.

GermanySaint Disibod

Born:619 (Ireland)
Died:700? (Germany † 81)

Religious. Hermit.

IsraelSaint Dismas

Died:I century (Jerusalem, Israel)

Repentent thief. (Matthew 27:38, Mark 15:27–28,32, Luke 23:33, John 19:18).

EgyptSaint Dius

Died:311? 🩸 (Alexandria, Egypt)

Priest. Companion of Saint Faustus and Saint Ammon. Martyr.

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