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Saint Francis Solano - July 14

Also known as Francis Solanus Francisco Solano Thaumaturgus of the New World Wonder Worker of the New World Memorial 14 July Profile Son of Matthew Sanchez Solanus and Anna Ximenes, Andalusia…More
Also known as
Francis Solanus
Francisco Solano
Thaumaturgus of the New World
Wonder Worker of the New World
Memorial
14 July
Profile Son of Matthew Sanchez Solanus and Anna Ximenes, Andalusian nobles. Joined the Franciscans at age 20. Preacher for many years in southern Spain. Novice master at Arifazza. Worked with plague victims in Granada in 1583; caught the plague himself, but recovered.
Missionary to South America with Father Balthazar Navarro in 1589. After some time in Panama they took ship to travel south. The ship carried slaves, and Francis worked to evanglize them. During a strong storm, the ship ran aground. The captain abandoned the ship and its slave cargo to the rocks, but Francis stayed, baptizing them just before the ship broke apart on the rocks. Francis kept his little flock together and safe for three days until help arrived. He spent the rest of his life as a missionary, travelling throughout South America, but especially around Lima, Peru, working with the …More
Irapuato
Kateri Tekakwitha (Memorial, United States)
Mare de Déu de Canòlich
Our Lady of Dromon

Angelina di Marsciano
Boniface of Canterbury
Camillus of Lellis
Colman of Killeroran
Cyrus of Carthage
Deusdedit of Canterbury
Donatus of Africa
Dorotea Llamanzares Fernández
Francis Solano
Giorgio of Lauria
Hroznata of Bohemia
Humbert of Romans
Idus of Ath Fadha
Ioannes Wang Kuixin
Just
Justus of …More
Kateri Tekakwitha (Memorial, United States)
Mare de Déu de Canòlich
Our Lady of Dromon

Angelina di Marsciano
Boniface of Canterbury
Camillus of Lellis
Colman of Killeroran
Cyrus of Carthage
Deusdedit of Canterbury
Donatus of Africa
Dorotea Llamanzares Fernández
Francis Solano
Giorgio of Lauria
Hroznata of Bohemia
Humbert of Romans
Idus of Ath Fadha
Ioannes Wang Kuixin
Just
Justus of Rome
Liebert
Marchelm
Michael Ghebre
Optatian of Brescia
Papias of Africa
Richard Langhorne
Toscana of Verona
Ulric of Zell
Vincent Madelgaire

Gaspar de Bono
Heracles of Alexandria
Henry of Arnsberg
Juan of Majorca
Lupercilla
Marciano of Frigento
Nicodemus the Hagiorite
Raffaele of Barletta
Ragenufle
Treffin
William of Breteuil