Blessed Bartholomew of Olmedo

detail from an antique Italian holy card of Blessed Bartholomew of Olmedo
Memorial

Profile

Mercedarian priest. The first missionary priest in Mexico, arriving in 1516, travelling with Cort├ęs and working with the Aztecs.

Died

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Bartholomew of Olmedo“. Saints.SQPN.com. 10 February 2013. Web. 2 October 2014. <>