Blessed Pierre Boffet

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Mercedarian. Professor of theology. Noted preacher. Worked to ransom Christians enslaved in Muslim-controlled areas. While on a ransom mission to Tunisia in 1442, he and Blessed Lorenzo Company were shipwrecked and imprisoned for ransom themselves. When Pierre converted a Muslim to Christianity, he was abused and executed. Martyr.

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  • “Blessed Pierre Boffet“. Saints.SQPN.com. 25 December 2013. Web. 25 July 2014. <>