Blessed Luigi de Halles

blessed-luigi-de-halles-jan-4Blessed Luigi de Halles Mercedario
January 4, 1271

For the preaching of the Gospel and the redemption of Christians in France, Blessed Louis de Halles, suffered many torments at the hands of Saracens ending even in their prisons to free slaves. Honoring the Order Mercedario was accepted in the heavenly homeland in 1271.

The Order celebrates him on Jan. 4.

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