Venerable Luis Lapuente
- Also known as
Ludwig de Ponte
Luis de la Puente
Luis de Lapuente
Luis de Ponte
- Studied at the Dominican university of San Gregorio.
Ordained in 1580.
Taught philosophy at the University of Salamanca.
An excellent administrator and novice master, he was forced to withdraw from active positions due to poor health.
Worked in Villagarcia during the plague outbreak of 1599.
Eminent ascetical writer whose works have been translated to many languages.
- 11 November 1554 in Valladolid, Spain
- 16 February 1624 in Valladolid, Spain of natural causes
- 16 July 1759
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- Additional Information
Catholic Encyclopedia, by Henry J Swift
New Catholic Dictionary
Life of Father Baltasar Alvarez
Life of Marina de Escobar
Spiritual Directory for Confession, Communion and the Sacrifice of the Mass
The Christian Life" (4 volumes)
Meditations on the Mysteries of Our Holy Faith
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