Saints and Blesseds

Saints and Blesseds

VietnamSaint Mateo Alonso de Leciñana y Alonso, O.P.

Born:1702.11.26 (Nava del Rey, Valladolid, Spain)
Ordained Priest:1730
Died:1745.01.22 🩸 (Thăng Long, Hanoi, Vietnam † 42)
Beatified:1906.05.20
Canonised:1988.06.19

Priest of Order of Preachers (Dominicans). Martyr.

MexicoSaint Mateo Correa Magallanes

Born:1866.07.23 (Tepechitlán, Zacatecas, Mexico)
Ordained Priest:1893.08.20
Died:1927.02.06 🩸 (Durango City, Durango, Mexico † 60)
Beatified:1992.11.22
Canonised:2000.05.21

Priest of Durango. Martyr.

SpainBlessed Mateo Despons Tena

Born:1884.04.05 (San Mateo, Maestrazgo, Castellón, Spain)
Died:1936.08.13 🩸 (Maestrazgo, Castellón, Spain † 52)
Beatified:2013.10.13 (Tarragona, Spain)

Priest of Diocesan Labourer Priests of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Martyr.

SpainBlessed Mateo Garolera Masferrer, S.D.B.

Born:1888.11.11 (San Miguel de Oladella, Girona, Spain)
Died:1936.10.02 🩸 (Madrid, Spain † 47)
Beatified:2007.10.28

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

SpainBlessed Mateo López López

Born:1911.01.01 (Vera, Almería, Spain)
Ordained Priest:1935.03.16
Died:1938.11.02 🩸 (Vera, Almería, Spain † 27)
Beatified:2017.03.25 (Almería, Spain)

Priest of Almería. Martyr.

SpainBlessed Mateu Casals Mas, C.M.F.

Born:1883.09.10 (Bagá, Barcelona, Spain)
Died:1936.09.05 🩸 (San Quirze del Vallès, Barcelona, Spain † 52)
Beatified:2017.10.21 (Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain)

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

BrazilSaint Mateus Moreira

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

Layperson of Natal. Martyr.

PolandBlessed Mateusz, O.P.

Died:1260.06.02 🩸 (Sandomierz, Poland)
Beatified:1807.10.18 (equipollently)

Priest of Order of Preachers (Dominicans). Martyr.

PolandSaint Mateusz, O.S.B.

Born: (Poland)
Died:1003.11.11 🩸 (Święty Wojciech, Poland)
Canonised:1004

Novice of Benedictine Confederation of the Order of Saint Benedict (Benedictines). Martyr.

FranceBlessed Mathieu-Henri Planchat, R.S.V.

Born:1823.11.08 (La-Roche-sur-Yon, Vendée, Pays-de-la-Loire, France)
Ordained Priest:1850.12.21
Died:1871.05.26 🩸 (Paris, France † 47)
Beatified:2023.04.22 (Paris, Paris, France)

Priest of Religious of Saint Vincent de Paul. Martyr.

GermanySaint Mathilde von Ringelheim

Born:892? (Enger, Germany)
Died:968.03.14 (Quedlinburg, Germany † 75)

Layperson. Queen of East Francia.

ItalySaint Mathurin de Larchant

Born: (France)
Died:300? (Roma, Italy)

Priest. Exorcist.

FranceBlessed Mathurin-Nicolas de la Villecrohain le Bous de Villeneuve, S.J.

Born:1731.12.19 (Rennes, Ille-et-Vilaine, France)
Died:1792.09.02 🩸 (Paris, France † 60)
Beatified:1926.10.17

Priest of Society of Jesus (Jesuits). Martyr.

FranceBlessed Mathurin-Victoir Deruelle

Born:1729.09.18 (Paris, France)
Died:1792.09.02 🩸 (Paris, France † 62)
Beatified:1926.10.17

Priest of Paris. Martyr.

AlbaniaBlessed Mati, O.F.M.
Pal Prennushi  (secular name)

Born:1881.10.02 (Shkodrë, Albania)
Ordained Priest:1904.03.25
Died:1948.03.11 🩸 (Shkodrë, Albania † 66)
Beatified:2016.11.05 (Shkodër, Shkodër, Albania)

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

SpainBlessed Matías Cardona Meseguer, Sch. P.

Born:1902.12.23 (Vallibona, Castellón, Spain)
Died:1936.07.20 🩸 (Pigro de Coll, Vallibona, Castellón, Spain † 33)
Beatified:1995.10.01

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

SpainBlessed Matías Espeso Cuevas, O.E.S.A.

Born:1901.02.22 (San Martin de Valdetuéjar, León, Spain)
Died:1936.11.30 🩸 (Paracuellos de Jarama, Madrid, Spain † 35)
Beatified:2007.10.28

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

SpainBlessed Matías Manuel Albert Ginés

Born:1867.10.03 (Calanda, Teruel, Spain)
Died:1936.07.29 🩸 (Calanda, Teruel, Spain † 68)
Beatified:2001.03.11

Priest of Zaragoza. Martyr.

SpainBlessed Matías Morín Ramos, O.H.

Born:1913.03.06 (Salvatierra de Tormes, Salamanca, Spain)
Died:1937.09 🩸 (Guadarrama, Madrid, Spain † 24)
Beatified:2013.10.13 (Tarragona, Spain)

Religious of Order of the Hospitallers of Saint John of God. Martyr.

SpainBlessed Matilde del Sagrado Corazón
Matilde Téllez Robles  (secular name)

Born:1841.05.30 (Robledillo de la Vera, Spain)
Died:1902.12.17 (Don Benito, Spain † 61)
Beatified:2004.03.21

Religious and founder of Daughters of Mary Mother of the Church.

TurkiyeSaint Matrona of Ankara

TurkiyeSaint Matrona of Thessalonica

Died:IV century? 🩸 (Thessaloniki, Turkiye)

Layperson. Martyr.

ItalyBlessed Matteo, O.P.
Giovanni Francesco Carreri  (secular name)

Born:1420 (Mantova, Italy)
Died:1470.10.05 (Vigevano, Italy † 49)
Beatified:1625.12.02 (equipollently)

Priest of Order of Preachers (Dominicans).

ItalyBlessed Matteo Guimerà, O.F.M.

Born:1376 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1400
Consecrated Bishop:1443.06.30
Died:1450.01.07 (Palermo, Italy † 73)
Beatified:1767.02.22 (equipollently)

Bishop of Agrigento (Italy) (1442.09.17 – 1445)

Bishop and religious of Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans).

JapanBlessed Matthaeus Alvarez Anjin
マテオ・アルバレス  (日本語)

Born: (Japan)
Died:1628.09.08 🩸 (Nagasaki, 長崎県, 九州, Japan)
Beatified:1867.07.07

Layperson of Nagasaki. Member of Lay Dominicans and Secular Franciscans. Martyr.

South KoreaBlessed Matthaeus Choe In-gil
최인길 마티아  (한국어)
崔仁吉  (正體中文)

Born:1764 (Seoul, South Korea)
Died:1795.06.28 🩸 (Seoul, South Korea † 30)
Beatified:2014.08.16 (Seoul, South Korea)

Layperson. Martyr.

South KoreaBlessed Matthaeus Kim Hyeon-u
김현우 마태오  (한국어)
金顯禹  (正體中文)

Born:1775 (Myeongraebang, Seoul, South Korea)
Died:1801.07.02 🩸 (Small West Gate, Seoul, South Korea † 25)
Beatified:2014.08.16 (Seoul, South Korea)

Layperson. Martyr.

JapanSaint Matthaeus Kohyōe, O.P.
マテオ・デル・ロザリオ小兵衛  (日本語)

Born:1615 (Arima, 兵庫県, 関西地方, Japan)
Died:1633.10.19 🩸 (Nishizaka, 長崎県, 九州, Japan † 17)
Beatified:1981.02.18 (Manila, Philippines)
Canonised:1987.10.18

Novice of Order of Preachers (Dominicans). Martyr.

South KoreaBlessed Matthaeus Yu Jung-seong
유중성 마태오  (한국어)
柳重誠  (正體中文)

Born:1784? (Jeonju, Jeolla-do, South Korea)
Died:1802.01.31 🩸 (Jeonju, Jeolla-do, South Korea † 17)
Beatified:2014.08.16 (Seoul, South Korea)

Layperson. Martyr.

VietnamSaint Matthêô Lê Văn Gẫm

Born:1813? (Gò Công, Biên Hòa, Vietnam)
Died:1847.05.11 🩸 (Chợ Ðŭi, Dong Nai, Vietnam † 33)
Beatified:1900.05.27
Canonised:1988.06.19

Layperson of Eastern Cochin. Married. Martyr.

VietnamSaint Matthêô Nguyễn Văn Đắc (Phượng)

Born:1808? (Kẻ Lái, Quảng Bình, Vietnam)
Died:1861.05.26 🩸 (near Ðồng Hới, Quảng Bình, Vietnam † 52)
Beatified:1909.05.02
Canonised:1988.06.19

Layperson of Northern Cochin. Married. Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Matthew

Born:I century (Capernaum, Israel)
Died:I century 🩸 (Hierapolis, Turkiye)

Apostle of Jesus Christ. Evangelist. Martyr.

EnglandBlessed Matthew Flathers

Born:1560 (Weston, near Otley, West Yorkshire, England)
Died:1608.03.21 🩸 (York, North Yorkshire, England † 47)
Beatified:1987.11.22

Priest of London. Martyr.

IrelandBlessed Matthew Lambert
Maitiú Laimpeart  (Gaeilge)

Born: (Wexford, Ireland)
Died:1581.07.05 🩸 (Wexford, Ireland)
Beatified:1992.09.27

Layperson of Ferns. Martyr.

JapanBlessed Matthias
マチアス  (日本語)

Born:1572? (Kazusagoko, Japan)
Died:1620.05.27 🩸 (Nagasaki, 長崎県, 九州, Japan † 47)
Beatified:1867.07.07

Layperson of Nagasaki. Catechist. Member of Confraternity of the Rosary. Martyr.

IsraelSaint Matthias

Born:I century (Judaea, Israel)
Died:80? 🩸 (Jerusalem, Israel)

Apostle. Replacement for Judas Iscariot. Martyr.

JapanBlessed Matthias Araki Hyōzaemon
マチアス荒木  (日本語)

Born:1593? (Kuchinotsu, 長崎県, 九州, Japan)
Died:1626.07.12 🩸 (Nagasaki, 長崎県, 九州, Japan † 32)
Beatified:1867.07.07

Layperson of Nagasaki. Martyr.

South KoreaBlessed Matthias Choe Yeo-gyeom
최여겸 마티아  (한국어)
崔汝謙  (正體中文)

Born:1763 (Mujang, Jeolla-do, South Korea)
Died:1801.08.27 🩸 (Mujang, Jeolla-do, South Korea † 37)
Beatified:2014.08.16 (Seoul, South Korea)

Layperson. Martyr.

JapanSaint Matthias de Miyako
マチアス  (日本語)

Born: (Kyōto, 京都府, 関西地方, Japan)
Died:1597.02.05 🩸 (Nishizaka, 長崎県, 九州, Japan)
Beatified:1627.09.14
Canonised:1862.06.08

Layperson of Nagasaki. Member of Secular Franciscans. Martyr.

ChinaSaint Matthias Feng De
馮德・穆迪  (正體中文)

Born:1855? (Xiaobashi, Shuo Co., 山西, China)
Died:1900.07.09 🩸 (Taiyuan, 山西, China † 44)
Beatified:1946.11.24
Canonised:2000.10.01

Seminarian of Northern Shansi 山西北境. Married. Member of Secular Franciscans. Martyr.

JapanBlessed Matthias Itō Hikosuke
マチアス 彦助  (日本語)

Born: (Yonezawa, 山形県, 東北地方, Japan)
Died:1629.01.12 🩸 (Okusanbara, Yonezawa, 山形県, 東北地方, Japan)
Beatified:2008.11.24 (Nagasaki, Japan)

Layperson of Niigata. Married. Son of Blessed Maria Itō. Martyr.

UgandaSaint Matthias Kalemba Mulumba Wante
Matiya  (Kiswahili)

Born:1836? (Busoga (Kamuli-Jinja), Uganda)
Died:1886.05.30 🩸 (Old Kampala, Mpigi, Uganda † 49)
Beatified:1920.06.06
Canonised:1964.10.18

Layperson. Martyr.

JapanBlessed Matthias Kozasa
マチアス小坂  (日本語)

Born: (Ōmura, 長崎県, 九州, Japan)
Died:1619.11.27 🩸 (Nagasaki, 長崎県, 九州, Japan)
Beatified:1867.07.07

Layperson of Nagasaki. Member of Confraternity of the Rosary. Martyr.

JapanBlessed Matthias Nakano
マチアス申野  (日本語)

Born: (Ōmura, 長崎県, 九州, Japan)
Died:1619.11.27 🩸 (Nagasaki, 長崎県, 九州, Japan)
Beatified:1867.07.07

Layperson of Nagasaki. Member of Confraternity of the Rosary. Martyr.

South KoreaBlessed Matthias Pak Sang-geun
박상근 마티아  (한국어)

Born:1837 (Mungyeong, Gyeongsang-do, South Korea)
Died:1867.01 🩸 (Sangju, Gyeongsang-do, South Korea † 29)
Beatified:2014.08.16 (Seoul, South Korea)

Layperson. Martyr.

JapanBlessed Matthias Shōbara Ichizaemon
マチアス 庄原 市左衛門  (日本語)

Born:1587? (Aki, 広島県, 中国地方, Japan)
Died:1624.02.17 🩸 (Hiroshima, 広島県, 中国地方, Japan † 36)
Beatified:2008.11.24 (Nagasaki, Japan)

Layperson of Hiroshima. Martyr.

ItalyBlessed Mattia Nazareni, O.S.C.

Born:1253.03.01 (Matelica, Italy)
Died:1320.12.28 (Matelica, Italy † 67)
Beatified:1765.07.27 (equipollently)

Abbess of Poor Clares.

FranceBlessed Maturin-Marie Pitri, O. Cist.

Born: (Fontainebleau, France)
Died:1799.05.13 🩸 (Casamari, Italy)
Beatified:2021.04.17 (Casamari, Frosinone, Italy)

Religious of Order of Cistercians (Cistercians). Martyr.

FranceSaint Maudez

Born: (Ireland)
Died:VI century (Lannion, France)

Abbot.

PolandBlessed Maur, O.P.

Died:1260.06.02 🩸 (Sandomierz, Poland)
Beatified:1807.10.18 (equipollently)

Cleric of Order of Preachers (Dominicans). Martyr.

FranceSaint Maur de Bodon

Died:555.01.27 (France)

Abbot. Abbot of Bodon.

FranceSaint Maur de Glanfeuil, O.S.B.

Born:512? (Roma, Italy)
Died:588? (Angers, France † 76)

Abbot and religious of Benedictine Confederation of the Order of Saint Benedict (Benedictines). Disciple of Saint Benedict of Norcia.

EgyptSaint Maura

Died:286? 🩸 (Antinoe, Egypt)

Layperson. Wife of Saint Timothy. Martyr.

FranceSaint Maurand de Douai, O.S.B.

Born:634 (Ponthieu, France)
Died:702.05.05 (Merville, France † 67)

Deacon of Benedictine Confederation of the Order of Saint Benedict (Benedictines). Abbot of Maurontville.

FranceSaint Maure

Died:IV century? (France)

Layperson.

FranceSaint Maure de Troyes

Born:827 (Troyes, France)
Died:850.09.21 (France † 22)

Religious.

SwitzerlandSaint Maurice d’Agaune

Born: (Thebes, Egypt)
Died:287 🩸 (Agaunum, Switzerland)

Layperson. Commander of the Theban legion. Martyr.

FranceSaint Maurice Duault de Carnoët, O. Cist.

Born:1115 (Croixanvec, France)
Died:1191.09.29 (Carnoët, France † 75)

Abbot and religious of Order of Cistercians (Cistercians).

IrelandBlessed Maurice Mackenraghty
Muiris Mac Ionrachtaigh  (Gaeilge)

Born: (Kilmallock, Limerick, Ireland)
Died:1585.04.20 🩸 (Clonmel, Ireland)
Beatified:1992.09.27

Priest of Limerick. Martyr.

ChinaBlessed Maurice Tornay, C.R.B.
杜仲賢  (正體中文)

Born:1910.08.31 (Rosière, Valais, Switzerland)
Ordained Priest:1938.04.24
Died:1949.08.11 🩸 (Cho La, 四川, China † 38)
Beatified:1993.05.16

Priest of Canons Regular of the Hospitaller Congregation of Great Saint Bernard. Martyr.

SpainBlessed Mauricio Íñiguez de Heredia Alzola, O.H.

Born:1877.02.08 (Dallo, Ávila, Spain)
Died:1936.08.28 🩸 (Barcelona, Spain † 59)
Beatified:2013.10.13 (Tarragona, Spain)

Religious of Order of the Hospitallers of Saint John of God. Martyr.

ArmeniaSaint Mauricius

Died:320? 🩸 (Nicopolis, Armenia)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Leontius, Saint Daniel, Saint Anthony, Saint Anicetus and Saint Sisinius. Martyr.

SpainBlessed Maurilio del Niño Jesús, C.P.
Murilio Macho Rodríguez  (secular name)

Born:1915.03.15 (Villafría, Burgos, Spain)
Died:1936.07.23 🩸 (Carabanchel Bajo, Madrid, Spain † 21)
Beatified:1989.10.01

Religious of Congregation of the Passion (Passionists). Martyr.

SpainBlessed Maurilio Tobar González, C.M.

Born:1869.09.14 (Tardajos, Burgos, Spain)
Ordained Priest:1893.04.01
Died:1936.09.23 🩸 (Madrid, Spain † 67)
Beatified:2017.11.11 (Madrid, Spain)

Priest of Congregation of the Mission (Vincentians, Lazarists). Martyr.

FranceSaint Maurin d’Agen

Born:450? (Agen, France)
Died:VI century 🩸 (France)

Layperson. Evangelist of the rural population. Martyr.

FranceSaint Mauro, O.S.B.

Born:516 (Roma, Italy)
Died:584.01.15 (Angers, France † 67)

Abbot and religious of Benedictine Confederation of the Order of Saint Benedict (Benedictines).

CroatiaSaint Mauro

Died:270? 🩸 (Salona, Croatia)

Layperson. Martyr.

ItalySaint Mauro, O.S.B.

ItalySaint Mauro

Died:III century? 🩸 (Roma, Italy)

Layperson. Soldier. Companion of Saint Papia. Martyr.

SpainSaint Mauro de Valencia

Died:283 🩸 (Valencia, Spain)

Layperson. Martyr.

ItalySaint Mauro di Roma

Died:IV century 🩸 (Roma, Italy)

Layperson. Child. Martyr.

SpainBlessed Mauro Palazuelos Maruri, O.S.B.

Born:1903.10.26 (Peñacastillo, Santander, Spain)
Ordained Priest:1926.10.31
Died:1936.08.28 🩸 (Barbastro, Huesca, Spain † 32)
Beatified:2013.10.13 (Tarragona, Spain)

Priest of Solesmes Congregation. Martyr.

FranceSaint Mauront de Marchiennes, O.S.B.

Died:701.05.05 (Marchiennes, France)

Abbot and religious of Benedictine Confederation of the Order of Saint Benedict (Benedictines). Founder of Bruel monastery. Son of Saint Rictrude de Marchiennes.

FranceSaint Maxellende de Caudry
Maxellendis  (Italiano)

Born:650? (Caudry, France)
Died:670? 🩸 (Caudry, France † 20)

Layperson. Martyr.

FranceSaint Maxien de Beauvais

Died:290 🩸 (Montmille, France)

Layperson. Disciple of Saint Lucien de Beauvais. Companion of Saint Julien de Beauvais. Martyr.

PortugalSaint Máxima

Died:303? 🩸 (Lisboa, Portugal)

Layperson. Martyr.

CroatiaSaint Maxima

Died:304? 🩸 (Sirmium, Croatia)

Layperson. Wife of Saint Montanus. Martyr.

AlgeriaSaint Maxima

Died:V century (Algeria)

Layperson.

SpainBlessed Máxima de San José, A.A.S.C.
Emilia Echeverría Fernández  (secular name)

Born:1881.04.05 (Dicastillo, Navarra, Comunidad Foral de Navarra, Spain)
Died:1936.11.10 🩸 (Madrid, Spain † 55)
Beatified:2007.10.28

Religious of Sisters Adorers Handmaids of Charity and of the Blessed Sacrament. Martyr.

FranceSaint Maxime

Died:260? 🩸 (Auvergne, France)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Cassius and Saint Victorin. Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Maximian

Died:250? 🩸 (Ephesus, Turkiye)

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

SpainSaint Maximiano

Died:363 🩸 (Arjona, Spain)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Bonoso. Martyr.

PolandSaint Maximilian Kolbe, O.F.M. Conv.
Maksymilian Maria Kolbe

Born:1894.01.08 (Zduńska Wola, Poland)
Ordained Priest:1918.04.28
Died:1941.08.14 🩸 (Auschwitz-Birkenau, Poland † 47)
Beatified:1971.10.17
Canonised:1982.10.10

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

AlgeriaSaint Maximilian of Tebessa

Born:274
Died:295.03.12 🩸 (Thavaste, Algeria † 20)

Layperson. Roman soldier. Martyr.

FranceSaint Maximin de Besançon

Canonised:1900.11.24 (equipollently)

Bishop of Besançon (France) (280? – ?)

Bishop.

SpainBlessed Maximino Fernández Marínas, O.P.

Born:1867.11.02 (Casteñedo de Valdés, Luarca, Asturias, Spain)
Died:1936.08.05 🩸 (Madrid, Spain † 68)
Beatified:2007.10.28

Priest of Order of Preachers (Dominicans). Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Maximinus

Died:363.01.29 🩸 (Antioch, Turkiye)

Layperson. Imperial guard of Emperor Julian. Companion of Saint Juventinus. Martyr.

SpainBlessed Máximo, S.P. ad V.
José Franco Ruiz  (secular name)

Born:1906.03.24 (Sotragero, Burgos, Spain)
Died:1936.07.27 🩸 (Pallejà, Barcelona, Spain † 30)
Beatified:2018.11.10 (Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain)

Religious of Congregation of Saint Peter in Chains. Martyr.

SpainBlessed Máximo Valle García, O.E.S.A.

Born:1915.12.30 (Villanueva de Abajo, Palencia, Spain)
Died:1936.11.30 🩸 (Paracuellos de Jarama, Madrid, Spain † 20)
Beatified:2007.10.28

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

SyriaSaint Maximos

Died:IV century 🩸 (Damascus, Syria)

Layperson. Son of Saint Paul and Saint Tatta. Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Maximus

Died:303 🩸 (Nicomedia in Bithynia, Turkiye)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Migdonus, Saint Eugene, Saint Domna, Saint Mardonius, Saint Peter, Saint Esmaragdus and Saint Hilary. Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Maximus

Died:IV century? 🩸 (Antioch, Turkiye)

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

TunisiaSaint Maximus

Died:250? 🩸 (Carthage, Tunisia)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Terence, Saint Africanus, Saint Pompeius, Saint Alexandar and Saint Theodore. Martyr.

BulgariaSaint Maximus

Died:III century 🩸 (Silistra, Bulgaria)

Layperson. Brother of Saint Dadus and Saint Quintilian. Martyr.

TunisiaSaint Maximus

Died:484 🩸 (Capsa, Tunisia)

Child. Companion of Saint Liberatus, Saint Boniface, Saint Servus, Saint Rusticus, Saint Rogatus and Saint Septimus. Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Maximus

Died:III century? 🩸 (Caesarea in Cappadocia, Turkiye)

Chorbishop. Martyr.

GeorgiaSaint Maximus of Constantinople

Born:580? (Constantinople, Turkiye)
Died:662.08.13 (Batumi, Georgia † 81)

Abbot.

ItalySaint Maximus of Rome

Born: (Turkiye)
Died:250 🩸 (Roma, Italy)

Layperson. Martyr.

FranceSaint May de Bodon

Died:550.01.27? (Bodon, France)

Abbot. Abbot of Bodon.

UgandaSaint Mbaga Tuzinde

Born:1869? (Busiro (Mpigi), Uganda)
Died:1886.06.03 🩸 (Namugongo, Mpigi, Uganda † 16)
Beatified:1920.06.06
Canonised:1964.10.18

Layperson. Martyr.

GermanySaint Mechthild von Hackeborn, O.S.B.

Born:1241? (Helfta, Germany)
Died:1298.11.19 (Helfta, Germany † 56)

Religious of Order of Saint Benedict (Benedictine Nuns). Mystic. Teacher of Saint Gertrude of Helfta.

PolandBlessed Medart, O.P.

Died:1260.06.02 🩸 (Sandomierz, Poland)
Beatified:1807.10.18 (equipollently)

Religious of Order of Preachers (Dominicans). Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Medimnus

Died:370 🩸 (Nicomedia in Bithynia, Turkiye)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Urban and Saint Theodore. Martyr.

FranceSaint Méen

Born:540? (Gwent, France)
Died:617.06.21 (Saint-Méen-le-Grand, France † 76)

Abbot.

LatviaSaint Meinhard, C.R.S.A.

Born:1134 (Germany)
Died:1196.10.11 (Riga, Latvia † 61)
Canonised:1993.09.08 (Riga, Latvia) (equipollently)

Bishop of Üxküll (Latvia) (1186 – 1196.10.11)

Bishop and religious of Canons Regular of Saint Augustine.

SwitzerlandSaint Meinrad von Einsiedeln

Born:797?
Died:861.01.21 🩸 (Einsiedeln, Switzerland † 63)

Hermit. Martyr.

GermanySaint Meinuph

Died:857? (Germany)

Deacon. Founder of abbey of Bodeken.

IsraelSaint Melania the Elder

Born:350? (Spain)
Died:410 (Jerusalem, Israel † 60)

Religious. Grandmother of Saint Melania the Younger.

IsraelSaint Melania the Younger

Born:383? (Roma, Italy)
Died:439.12.31 (Jerusalem, Israel † 56)

Religious. Wife of Saint Pinian. Granddaughter of Saint Melania the Elder.

TurkiyeSaint Melanippus of Nicaea

Died:III century 🩸 (Nicaea, Bithynia, Turkiye)

Layperson. Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Melapsippus

Died:175? 🩸 (Cappadocia, Turkiye)

Layperson. Triplet with Saint Speusippus and Saint Eleusippus. Martyr.

JapanBlessed Melchior Kumagai Motonao
メルキョル 熊谷豊前守 元直  (日本語)

Born:1554? (Miiri, Aki, 高知県, 四国, Japan)
Died:1605.08.16 🩸 (Hagi, 山口県, 中国地方, Japan † 50)
Beatified:2008.11.24 (Nagasaki, Japan)

Layperson of Hiroshima. Married. Martyr.

Saint Melchizedek

Died:B.C.

King of Salem and priest.

JapanBlessed Melchor de San Agustín Sánchez Pérez, O.A.R.

Born:1599 (Granada, Spain)
Died:1632.12.11 🩸 (Nagasaki, 長崎県, 九州, Japan † 32)
Beatified:1989.04.23

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

SpainBlessed Melchor del Espíritu Santo, O.SS.T.
Melchor Rodríguez Villastrigo  (secular name)

Born:1899.01.28 (Laguna de Negrillos, León, Spain)
Died:1936.09.24 🩸 (Cuenca, Spain † 37)
Beatified:2007.10.28

Priest of Order of the Most Holy Trinity and of the Captives (Trinitarians). Martyr.

SpainBlessed Melchor del Niño Jesús, O.C.D.
Melchor Martín Monge  (secular name)

Born:1914.07.18 (San Pedro de Consoles, Palencia, Spain)
Died:1936.07.31 🩸 (“Los Cobertizos,” Toledo, Spain † 22)
Beatified:2007.10.28

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

SpainBlessed Melchor Martínez Antuña, O.E.S.A.

Born:1889.04.07 (San Juan de Arenas, Asturias, Spain)
Died:1936.11.30 🩸 (Paracuellos de Jarama, Madrid, Spain † 47)
Beatified:2007.10.28

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

SpainBlessed Melchora Adoración Cortés Bueno, F.d.C.

Born:1894.05.04 (Sos del Rey Católico, Spain)
Died:1936.08.12 🩸 (Puerta de Hierro, Aravaca, Madrid, Spain † 42)
Beatified:2013.10.13 (Tarragona, Spain)

Religious of Daughters of Charity. Martyr.

SpainBlessed Melecio Pardo Llorente, C.M.F.

Born:1913.08.03 (Cháves, Valladolid, Spain)
Died:1936.07.28 🩸 (Fernán Caballero, Ciudad Real, Spain † 22)
Beatified:2013.10.13 (Tarragona, Spain)

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

SlovakiaSaint Melichar Grodecki, S.J.
Menyhért Grodziecki  (Magyar)

Born:1584 (Tešín, Poland)
Ordained Priest:1614
Died:1619.09.07 🩸 (Košice, Slovakia † 34)
Beatified:1905.01.15
Canonised:1995.07.02 (Kosice, Slovakia)

Priest of Society of Jesus (Jesuits). Martyr.

SpainBlessed Melitón Martínez Gómez

Born:1878.03.10 (Jérez del Marquesado, Granada, Spain)
Ordained Priest:1901.06.01
Died:1936.09.18 🩸 (Cuesta de la Reina, Nacimiento, Almería, Spain † 58)
Beatified:2017.03.25 (Almería, Spain)

Priest of Guadix. Martyr.

ItalySaint Memmia

Died:306.03.16 🩸 (Roma, Italy)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Cyriacus, Saint Largus, Saint Crescentianus, Saint Juliana and Saint Smaragdus. Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Memnon

Died:305? 🩸 (Vize in Thracia, Turkiye)

Layperson. Centurion. Converted by Saint Severus. Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Menander of Prusa

Died:300? 🩸 (Prusa, Turkiye)

Priest. Companion of Saint Patrick of Prusa, Saint Acatius of Prusa and Saint Polyænus of Prusa. Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Menas of Egypt

Born:285 (Nikiou, Egypt)
Died:309? 🩸 (Phrygia, Turkiye † 24)

Layperson. Martyr.

JapanBlessed Mencia
メンシア  (日本語)

Born: (Ōmi, 滋賀県, 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. Widow. Martyr.

FranceSaint Ménehould
Manechilde  (Italiano)

Born: (Perthes, France)
Died:500? (Bienville, France)

Religious.

FranceSaint Ménelée de Menat

Born:654? (Anjou, France)
Died:720? (France † 66)

Abbot. Abbot of Menat.

TurkiyeSaint Menignus

Died:251 🩸 (Parium, Turkiye)

Layperson. Fuller. Martyr.

ItalySaint Menna del Sannio

Died:583 (Vitulano, Italy)

Hermit.

FranceSaint Menulphe

Born: (Ireland)
Died:VI century (Saint-Menoux, France)

Layperson.

EcuadorBlessed Mercedes Molina y Ayala, R.M.

Born:1828.09.24 (Baba, Ecuador)
Died:1883.06.12 (Riobamba, Ecuador † 54)
Beatified:1985.02.01 (Guayaquil, Ecuador)

Religious and founder of Institute of the Sisters of St. Mary Ann of Jesus.

EgyptSaint Mercuria

Died:250 🩸 (Alexandria, Egypt)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Epimachus, Saint Alexander, Saint Ammonarion and Saint Dionisia. Martyr.

TurkiyeSaint Mercurius

Born:225? (Eskentos in Cappadocia, Turkiye)
Died:250.12.04 🩸 (Caesarea in Cappadocia, Turkiye † 24)

Layperson. Roman soldier. Martyr.

FranceSaint Merry
Médéric  (français)

Died:700? (Autun, France)

Abbot. Abbot of Autun.

FranceSaint Mesme Chinon

Died:463? (Chinon, France)

Abbot. Abbot of Chinon. Disciple of Saint Martin de Tours.

FranceSaint Mesmin
Memorius  (latine)

Died:451 🩸 (Breuil, France)

Deacon. Martyr.

FranceSaint Mesmin de Micy, O.S.B.

Died:520? (Micy, France)

Abbot and religious of Benedictine Confederation of the Order of Saint Benedict (Benedictines). Abbot of Saint-Mesmin de Micy.

ArmeniaSaint Mesrop Mashtots (Armenian Rite)

Born:362 (Hatsik, Armenia)
Died:440.02.17 (Vagharshapat, Armenia † 77)

Monk. Inventor of the Armenian alphabet.

FranceSaint Messaire

Died:IV century 🩸 (Le Blanc, Indre, France)

Layperson. Brother of Saint Génitour, Saint Tridore and Saint Principin. Martyr.

SerbiaSaint Methodius
Michael  (secular name)

Born:815 (Thessalonica, Greece)
Died:885.04.06 (Velehrad, Czechia † 69)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Srijem (Serbia) (870? – 885.04.06)

Archbishop. Brother of Saint Cyril.

SlovakiaBlessed Metod, C.SS.R.
Dominik Trčka  (secular name)

Born:1886.07.06 (Frýdlant nad Ostravicí, Czechia)
Ordained Priest:1910.07.17
Died:1959.03.23 🩸 (Leopoldov, Slovakia † 72)
Beatified:2001.11.04

Priest of Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer (Redemptorists). Martyr.

EgyptSaint Metranus of Alexandria

Born: (Egypt)
Died:249 🩸 (Alexandria, Egypt)

Layperson. Martyr.

ItalySaint Metrone

Died:VIII century? (Verona, Italy)

Hermit.

FranceSaint Mexme

Born:575?
Died:VII century (France)

Abbot. Disciple of Saint Martin de Tours.

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