John of Jesus Hernández y Delgado
The Servant of God, John of Jesus Hernández y Delgado, O.F.M., (Spanish: fray Juan de Jesús) was a Spanish Friar Minor and mystic. The cause for his canonization has been submitted to the Holy See...
Didacus of Alcalá
Didacus of Alcalá, (or the more familiar Spanish: Diego), also known as Diego de San Nicolás, was a Spanish lay brother of the Order of Friars Minor who served as among the first group of missiona...
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Esteban Tápis
Father Esteban Tapis, O.F.M., (Catalan: Esteve Tapis) (August 25, 1754 – November 3, 1825) was a Spanish missionary to the Americas.Tapis was born in Santa Coloma de Farners in the Catalan P...
Francisco Garcés
Francisco Hermenegildo Tomás Garcés, O.F.M., (April 12, 1738 – July 18, 1781) was a Spanish Franciscan friar who served as a missionary and explorer in the colonial Viceroyalty of New Spain. He explo...
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Miguel Zugastegui
Miguel Zugastegui y Verduzco, O.F.M. (or Zugasti), was a Criollo Franciscan friar and revolutionary, who took part in early stages of the independence movement of Mexico. He is honored in Mexico as a ...
Junípero Serra
Junípero Serra Ferrer, O.F.M., (/dʒuːnɨˈpɛroʊ ˈsɛrə/; [xuˈnipeɾo ˈsera]) (November 24, 1713 – August 28, 1784) was a Spanish Franciscan friar who founded a mission in Baja California and the firs...
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Salvador of Horta
Salvador of Horta, O.F.M., (Spanish: Salvador d'Horta, Italian: Salvatore da Horta) was a Franciscan lay brother from the region of Catalonia in Spain, who was celebrated as a miracle worker d...
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Pablo de Mugártegui
Pablo de Mugártegui, O.F.M., was a Basque Catholic priest and friar of the Franciscan Order, and a missionary in California during the 18th century. Along with Father Gregório Amúrrio, Mugártegui was ...
Sebastian de Aparicio
Sebastian de Aparicio y del Pardo, O.F.M., was a Spanish colonist in Mexico shortly after its conquest by Spain, who after a lifetime as a rancher and road builder entered the Order of Friars Minor as...
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Toribio de Benavente Motolinia
Toribio of Benavente, O.F.M. (1482, Benavente, Spain-1568, Mexico City, New Spain), also known as Motolinía, was a Franciscan missionary, one of the famous Twelve Apostles of Mexico who arrived in New...
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Juan Bermudo
Juan Bermudo, O.F.M., (ca. 1510 in Écija, Province of Seville – ca. 1565) was a Spanish Friar Minor who is best known as a composer, music theorist and mathematician.
Bermudo entered the Fra...
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