Blessed Alfonso Navarrete-Benito

[Blessed Alfonso Navarrete-Benito]
Also known as

  • Alfonsus Navarrete
  • Alphonso Navarrete
  • Alphonsus de Mena

Memorial

Profile

Dominican priest. Missionary to the Philippines in 1578. In 1610 he returned to Europe to recruit missionaries, and in 1611 returned to the Orient as missionary and Dominican provincial vicar in Japan. His evangelism work brought many hundreds to Christianity. Martyr.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Alfonso Navarrete-Benito”. Saints.SQPN.com. 3 May 2010. Web. 16 April 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/blessed-alfonso-navarrete-benito/>