Saints and Blesseds

Saints and Blesseds

SpainBlessed Vidal Ernesto, F.S.C.
Ramiro Frías García  (secular name)

Born:1906.03.13 (Villajimena, Palencia, Spain)
Died:1936.11.28 🩸 (Vicálvaro cemetery, Madrid, Spain † 30)
Beatified:2013.10.13 (Tarragona, Spain)

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

SpainBlessed Vidal Luis Gómara, O.P.

Born:1891.11.03 (Villa de Monsagro, Ciudad Rodrigo, Spain)
Died:1936.11.18 🩸 (Paracuellos de Jarama, Madrid, Spain † 45)
Beatified:2007.10.28

Priest of Order of Preachers (Dominicans). Martyr.

SpainBlessed Vidal Ruiz Vallejo, O.E.S.A.

Born:1892.11.06 (Carrión de los Condes, Palencia, Spain)
Died:1936.09.06 🩸 (Piles, Gijón, Spain † 43)
Beatified:2007.10.28

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

GermanySaint Viktor von Xanten

Died:286? 🩸 (Germany)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Mallosus. Martyr.

ItalyBlessed Villana delle Botti, T.O.S.D.

Born:1332 (Firenze, Italy)
Died:1360.01.29 (Firenze, Italy † 27)
Beatified:1824.03.27 (equipollently)

Religious of Third Order of St. Dominic.

HungaryBlessed Vilmos Apor

Crux firmat mitem mitigat fortem

Born:1892.02.29 (Sighișoara, Romania)
Ordained Priest:1915.08.24
Consecrated Bishop:1941.02.24
Died:1945.04.02 🩸 (Győr, Hungary † 53)
Beatified:1997.11.09

Bishop of Győr (Hungary) (1941.01.21 – 1945.04.02)

Bishop. Martyr.

SpainBlessed Vincenç de Besalú, O.F.M. Cap.
Julià Gebrat Marcé  (secular name)

Born:1880.06.15 (Besalú, Girona, Spain)
Died:1936.08.23 🩸 (Sant Aniol de Finestres, Girona, Spain † 56)
Beatified:2015.11.21 (Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain)

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

FranceBlessed Vincent Abraham

Born:1740.06.15 (Charleville, Ardennes, France)
Died:1792.09.02 🩸 (Paris, France † 52)
Beatified:1926.10.17

Priest of Reims. Martyr.

FranceSaint Vincent d’Agen

Died:282 🩸 (Agen, France)

Deacon. Martyr.

FranceSaint Vincent de Collioure

Died:291? 🩸 (Collioure, France)

Layperson. Martyr.

FranceSaint Vincent de Lérins

Died:450? (Îles de Lérins, France)

Priest. Monk.

FranceSaint Vincent de Paul, C.M.

Born:1581.04.24 (Saint-Vincent-de-Paul, France)
Ordained Priest:1600.09.23
Died:1660.09.27 (Paris, France † 79)
Beatified:1729.08.21
Canonised:1737.06.16

Founder of Congregation of the Mission (Vincentians, Lazarists) (1625.04.17)

Superior General of Congregation of the Mission (Vincentians, Lazarists) (1625.04.17 – 1660.09.27)

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

BelgiumSaint Vincent, O.S.B.
Madelgaire de Famars de Soignies  (secular name)

Born:607? (Strépy, Belgium)
Died:677.07.14 (Soignies, Belgium † 69)

Abbot and religious of Benedictine Confederation of the Order of Saint Benedict (Benedictines). Husband of Saint Waltrude de Mons.

FranceSaint Vincent Ferrer, O.P.
Vicente Ferrer

Born:1350.01.23 (Valencia, Spain)
Ordained Priest:1379
Died:1419.04.05 (Vannes, France † 69)
Canonised:1455.06.03 (equipollently)

Priest of Order of Preachers (Dominicans).

FranceBlessed Vincent-Joseph le Rousseau de Rosencoat, S.J.

Born:1726.07.03 (Châteauneuf-du-Faou, Finistère, France)
Died:1792.09.02 🩸 (Paris, France † 66)
Beatified:1926.10.17

Priest of Society of Jesus (Jesuits). Martyr.

LaosBlessed Vincent L’Hénoret, O.M.I.

Born:1921.03.12 (Pont-l’Abbé, Finistère, France)
Ordained Priest:1946.07.07
Died:1961.05.11 🩸 (Ban Ban, Xieng Khouang, Laos † 40)
Beatified:2016.12.11 (Vientiane, Laos)

Priest of Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate (Oblates). Martyr.

SpainSaint Vincent of Saragossa
Vicente de Huesca

Born: (Huesca, Spain)
Died:304? 🩸 (Valencia, Spain)

Deacon. Martyr.

FranceSaint Vincentian de Tulle

Died:730? (Tulle, France)

Hermit.

BulgariaBlessed Vincentius Eugenio Bossilkoff, C.P.

Born:1900.11.20 (Belene, Bulgaria)
Ordained Priest:1926.07.25
Consecrated Bishop:1947.10.07
Died:1952.11.11 🩸 (Sofia, Bulgaria † 51)
Beatified:1998.03.15

Bishop of Nikopol (Bulgaria) (1947.07.26 – 1952.11.11)

Bishop and religious of Congregation of the Passion (Passionists). Martyr.

JapanBlessed Vincentius Kaŭn, S.J.
ビセンテ・かうん  (日本語)

Born:1579? (South Korea)
Died:1626.06.20 🩸 (Nagasaki, 長崎県, 九州, Japan † 46)
Beatified:1867.07.07

Cleric of Society of Jesus (Jesuits). Martyr.

JapanBlessed Vincentius Kurogane Ichibiyōe
ビセンテ 黒金 市兵衛門  (日本語)

Born:1603? (Yonezawa, 山形県, 東北地方, Japan)
Died:1629.01.12 🩸 (Okusanbara, Yonezawa, 山形県, 東北地方, Japan † 25)
Beatified:2008.11.24 (Nagasaki, Japan)

Layperson of Niigata. Married. Son of Blessed Ludovicus Amagasu Iemon. Husband of Blessed Thecla Kurogane. Martyr.

JapanSaint Vincentius Shiotsuka, O.P.
ヴイセンテ・デ・ラ・クルス塩塚  (日本語)

Born:1576? (Nagasaki, 長崎県, 九州, Japan)
Died:1637.09.29 🩸 (Nishizaka, 長崎県, 九州, Japan † 60)
Beatified:1981.02.18 (Manila, Philippines)
Canonised:1987.10.18

Priest of Order of Preachers (Dominicans). Martyr.

ItalySaint Vincenza Gerosa, S.C.C.G.

Born:1784.10.29 (Lovere, Italy)
Died:1847.06.29 (Lovere, Italy † 62)
Beatified:1933.05.07
Canonised:1950.05.18

Co-founder and religious of Sisters of Charity of Lovere.

ItalyBlessed Vincenzo dell’Aquila, O.F.M.

Born:1435? (L’Aquila, Italy)
Died:1504.08.07 (L’Aquila, Italy † 68)
Beatified:1787.09.19 (equipollently)

Priest of Order of Friars Minor (Franciscans).

ItalySaint Vincenzo di Roma

Died:190? 🩸 (Roma, Italy)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Eusebio di Roma, Saint Ponziano di Roma and Saint Pellegrino di Roma. Martyr.

ItalySaint Vincenzo Grossi

Born:1845.03.09 (Pizzighettone, Italy)
Ordained Priest:1869.05.22
Died:1917.11.07 (Vicobellignano, Italy † 72)
Beatified:1975.11.01
Canonised:2015.10.18

Priest of Cremona. Founder of Institute of the Daughters of the Oratory.

ItalySaint Vincenzo Maria Strambi, C.P.

Born:1745.01.01 (Civitavecchia, Italy)
Ordained Priest:1767.12.19
Consecrated Bishop:1801.07.26
Died:1824.01.01 (Roma, Italy † 79)
Beatified:1925.04.26
Canonised:1950.06.11

Bishop of Macerata (Italy) (1801.07.20 – 1823.11.11)

Bishop of Tolentino (1801.07.20 – 1823.11.11)

Bishop and religious of Congregation of the Passion (Passionists).

ItalySaint Vincenzo Pallotti, S.A.C.

Born:1795.04.21 (Roma, Italy)
Ordained Priest:1820.05.16
Died:1850.01.22 (Roma, Italy † 54)
Beatified:1950.01.22
Canonised:1963.01.20

Founder of Union of Catholic Apostolate (1835)

Founder of Society of the Catholic Apostolate (Pallottines) (1845)

Priest of Society of the Catholic Apostolate (Pallottines).

ItalySaint Vincenzo Romano

Born:1751.06.03 (Napoli, Italy)
Ordained Priest:1775.06.10
Died:1831.12.20 (Napoli, Italy † 80)
Beatified:1963.11.17
Canonised:2018.10.14

Priest of Napoli.

FranceSaint Vindemialis

Died:483 🩸 (Corse, France)

Bishop. Exiled from Africa. Martyr.

VietnamSaint Vinh-Sơn Ðỗ Yến, O.P.

Born:1764? (Trà Lũ, Nam Định, Vietnam)
Died:1838.06.30 🩸 (Hải Dương, Vietnam † 73)
Beatified:1900.05.27
Canonised:1988.06.19

Priest of Order of Preachers (Dominicans). Martyr.

VietnamSaint Vinh-Sơn Dương

Born:1821? (Doãn Trung, Thái Bình, Vietnam)
Died:1862.06.06 🩸 (Nam Định, Vietnam † 40)
Beatified:1951.04.29
Canonised:1988.06.19

Layperson of Central Tonking. Married. Martyr.

VietnamSaint Vinh-Sơn Lê Quang Liêm, O.P.

Born:1732? (Trà Lũ, Nam Định, Vietnam)
Ordained Priest:1758
Died:1773.11.07 🩸 (Ðồng Mơ, Ha Tay, Vietnam † 40)
Beatified:1906.05.20
Canonised:1988.06.19

Priest of Order of Preachers (Dominicans). Martyr.

VietnamSaint Vinh-Sơn Nguyễn Thế Ðiểm

Born:1761? (An Dô, Quảng Tri, Vietnam)
Died:1838.11.24 🩸 (Ðồng Hới, Quảng Bình, Vietnam † 76)
Beatified:1900.05.27
Canonised:1988.06.19

Priest of Western Tonking. Martyr.

VietnamSaint Vinh-Sơn Tường

Born:1814? (Ngọc Cục, Nam Định, Vietnam)
Died:1862.06.16 🩸 (Làng Cốc, Nam Định, Vietnam † 47)
Beatified:1951.04.29
Canonised:1988.06.19

Layperson of Central Tonking. Martyr.

SpainBlessed Virgilio Edreira Mosquera, S.D.B.

Born:1909.11.27 (La Coruña, Spain)
Died:1936.09.29 🩸 (Madrid, Spain † 26)
Beatified:2007.10.28

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

SpainBlessed Virgilio, F.M.S.
Trifón Lacunza Unzu  (secular name)

Born:1891.07.03 (Ciriza, Pamplona, Spain)
Died:1936.10.08 🩸 (Les Corts, Barcelona, Spain † 45)
Beatified:2007.10.28

Religious of Marist Brothers. Martyr.

ItalySaint Virginia Centurione Bracelli

Born:1587.04.02 (Genova, Italy)
Died:1651.12.15 (Genova, Italy † 64)
Beatified:1985.09.22 (Genova, Italy)
Canonised:2003.05.18

Layperson. Widow. Founder of Sisters of Our Lady of Refuge on Mount Calvary.

SpainBlessed Virginio Pedro, F.S.C.
Vicente López y López  (secular name)

Born:1884.10.27 (Miraveche, Burgos, Spain)
Died:1936.07.20 🩸 (Almudena, Madrid, Spain † 51)
Beatified:2013.10.13 (Tarragona, Spain)

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

SpainSaint Virila de Leyre

Born:870 (Tiermas, Spain)
Died:950 (Leire, Spain † 80)

Abbot.

ItalySaint Vissia di Fermo

Died:250? 🩸 (Fermo, Italy)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Sofia di Fermo. Martyr.

FranceSaint Vital de Nantes

Died:VIII century (Nantes, France)

Hermit.

FranceSaint Vital de Savigny, O.S.B.

Born:1060?
Died:1122.09.16 (Savigny-le-Vieux, France † 61)

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

ItalySaint Vitale

Died:165? 🩸 (Roma, Italy)

Layperson. One of seven sons of Saint Felicita di Roma. Martyr.

ItalySaint Vitale d’Assisi, O.S.B.

Born:1295 (Ospedalicchio, Italy)
Died:1370.05.31 (Assisi, Italy † 74)

Religious of Benedictine Confederation of the Order of Saint Benedict (Benedictines).

ItalySaint Vitale di Bologna

Died:304? 🩸 (Bologna, Italy)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Agricola di Bologna. Martyr.

ItalySaint Vitale di Castronovo

Born: (Castronovo di Sicilia, Italy)
Died:994.03.09 (Rapolla, Italy)

Religious. Monk of Basilian monastery of San Filippo in Agira.

ItalySaint Vitale di Milano

Born: (Milano, Italy)
Died:III century 🩸 (Ravenna, Italy)

Layperson. Husband of Saint Valeria di Milano. Son of Saint Gervaso di Milano and Saint Protaso di Milano. Martyr.

ItalySaint Vitale di Spoleto

Died:III century? 🩸 (Spoleto, Italy)

Layperson. Martyr.

UkraineBlessed Vitalii, O.S.B.M. (Ukrainian Rite)
Volodomyr Bairak  (secular name)
Володимир Віталій Байрак  (Українська)

Born:1907.02.24 (Shvaikivtsy, Ternopil, Ukraine)
Died:1946.05.16 🩸 (Drohobych, Lviv, Ukraine † 39)
Beatified:2001.06.27 (Lviv, Ukraine)

Religious of Basilian Order of Saint Josaphat. Martyr.

SpainBlessed Vito José, F.M.S.
José Miguel Elola Arruti  (secular name)

Born:1893.03.05 (Régil, Guipúzcoa, Spain)
Died:1936.10.08 🩸 (Montcada, Barcelona, Spain † 43)
Beatified:2007.10.28

Religious of Marist Brothers. Martyr.

SpainSaint Vitores de Cerezo

Born:800? (Cerezo de Río Tirón, Spain)
Died:850? 🩸 (Quintanilla de las Dueñas, Spain † 50)

Layperson. Martyr.

SpainSaint Vitorián de Asan

Born: (Italy)
Died:561 (Spain)

Abbot. Disciple of Saint Benedict of Norcia.

ItalySaint Vittore

Died:IV century 🩸 (Roma, Italy)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Felice, Saint Alessandro and Saint Papia. Martyr.

ItalySaint Vittore di Roma

Died:IV century? 🩸 (Roma, Italy)

Layperson. Martyr.

ItalySaint Vittorino

Died:III century? 🩸 (Albano, Italy)

Layperson. Companion of Saint Secondo, Saint Carpoforo and Saint Severiano. Martyr.

ItalySaint Vittorino

Died:VI century (Italy)

Layperson. Twin brother of Saint Severino.

ItalySaint Vittorino

Died:IV century? 🩸 (Sicilia, Italy)

Layperson. Brother of Saint Placido, Saint Eutichio and Saint Flavia. Companion of Saint Donato, Saint Firmato and Saint Fausto. Martyr.

ItalySaint Vittorino di Amiterno

Born: (Amiternum, Italy)
Died:96 🩸 (Aquae Cutiliae, Italy)

Layperson. Martyr.

Congo-KinshasaVittorio Faccin, S.X.

Born:1934.01.07 (Villaverla, VI, Veneto, Italy)
Died:1964.11.28 🩸 (Baraka, Sud-Kivu, Congo-Kinshasa † 30)
Beatified:pending

Religious of Xaverian Missionary Fathers (Xaverians). Martyr.

ItalySaint Vitus

Born: (Sicilia, Italy)
Died:303? 🩸 (Lucania, Italy)

Layperson. One of the Fourteen Holy Helpers. Companion of Saint Modestus and Saint Crescentia. Martyr.

ItalySaint Vivaldo da San Gimignano
Vivaldo Stricchi  (secular name)

Born:1260 (San Gimignano, Italy)
Died:1320.05.01 (Montaione, Italy † 59)
Canonised:1908.02.13 (equipollently)

Religious.

SpainBlessed Vivencio, F.M.S.
Juan Núñez Casado  (secular name)

Born:1908.01.10 (Covarrubias, Burgos, Spain)
Died:1936.10.08 🩸 (Montcada, Barcelona, Spain † 28)
Beatified:2007.10.28

Religious of Marist Brothers. Martyr.

UkraineSaint Vladimir

Born:958? (Budnik, Russia)
Died:1015.07.15 (Kiev, Ukraine † 56)

Prince of Kiev.

RomaniaBlessed Vladimir Ghika

Born:1873.12.25 (Costantinopoli, Turkiye)
Ordained Priest:1923.10.07
Died:1954.05.16 🩸 (Jilava, Romania † 80)
Beatified:2013.08.31 (Bucharest, Romania)

Priest of Paris. Apostolic Protonotary. Martyr.

UkraineBlessed Volodymyr Ivanovych Pryima (Ukrainian Rite)
Володимир Іванович Прийма  (Українська)

Born:1906.07.17 (Stradch, Yavoriv, Lviv, Ukraine)
Died:1941.06.26 🩸 (Stradch, Yavoriv, Lviv, Ukraine † 34)
Beatified:2001.06.27 (Lviv, Ukraine)

Layperson of Lviv–Halyč–Kamyanets (Ukrainian Rite). Married. Martyr.

SpainSaint Votus

Died:718? 🩸 (Zaragoza, Spain)

Hermit. Martyr.

SpainBlessed Vulfrano, F.M.S.
Ramón Mill Arán  (secular name)

Born:1909.03.03 (Castellserà, Lleida, Spain)
Died:1936.10.08 🩸 (Montcada, Barcelona, Spain † 27)
Beatified:2007.10.28

Religious of Marist Brothers. Martyr.

LebanonSaint Vulpian of Tyre
Ulpiano  (Italiano)

Died:304 🩸 (Tyre, Lebanon)

Layperson. Martyr.

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