List of Filipino Saints, Blesseds, and Servants of God

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This is a list of Filipino Saints, Blesseds, Venerables, and Servants of God recognized by the Roman Catholic Church.

Saints[edit]

San Pedro Calungsod
  • Saint Lorenzo Ruiz, Layperson of the archdiocese of Manila; married, member of the Confraternity of the Rosary; Martyr of Nagasaki, Japan
    • Born: ca. 1600 - Binondo, Manila, Philippines
    • Died: September 28, 1637 - Nishizaka, Nagasaki, Japan
    • Beatified: February 18, 1981 By Pope John Paul II
    • Canonized: October 18, 1987 By Pope John Paul II
  • Saint Pedro Calungsod, Young layperson of the archdiocese of Cebu; catechist; Martyr of Micronesia
    • Born: ca. 1654 - Ginatilan, Cebu, Philippines
    • Died: April 2, 1672 - Tumon, Guam
    • Nihil Obstat: October 7, 1994
    • Beatified: March 5, 2000 By Pope John Paul II
    • Canonized: October 21, 2012 By Pope Benedict XVI

Blesseds[edit]

  • Blessed José María of Manila, Professed priest, Order of Friars Minor Capuchin; martyr
    • Born: September 5, 1880 - Manila, Philippines
    • Died: August 17, 1936 - Montana barracks, Madrid, Spain
    • Nihil Obstat: Unknown
    • Beatified: October 13, 2013 By Cardinal Angelo Amato

Venerables[edit]

  • Venerable Isabel Larrañaga Ramírez, Founder, Sisters of Charity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus
    • Born: November 19, 1836 - Manila, Philippines
    • Died: January 17, 1899 - Havana, Cuba
    • Nihil Obstat: December 17, 1982
    • Declared Venerable: March 26, 1999
  • Venerable Ignacia del Espiritu Santo Juco, Founder, Religious of the Virgin Mary
    • Born: February 1, 1663 - Binondo, Manila, Philippines
    • Died: September 10, 1748 - Manila, Philippines
    • Nihil Obstat: October 20, 1986
    • Declared Venerable: July 6, 2007
  • Venerable Joaquina Maria Mercedes Barcelo Pages, Cofounder, Augustinian Sisters of Our Lady of Consolation
    • Born: July 24, 1857 - Sarria, Barcelona, Spain
    • Died: August 4, 1940 - Manila, Philippines
    • Nihil Obstat: June 18, 2002
    • Declared Venerable: December 20, 2012
  • Venerable Aloysius Schwartz, Priest of the Archdiocese of Manila; Founder, Sisters of Mary of Banneux and Brothers of Christ
    • Born: September 18, 1930 - Washington D.C., USA
    • Died: March 16, 1992 - Manila, Philippines
    • Nihil Obstat: November 27, 2003
    • Declared Venerable: January 22, 2015

Servants of God[edit]

Takayama Ukon in Manila, 17th-century painting
  • Servant of God Dionisia de Santa Maria Mitas Talangpaz, Cofounder, Augustinian Recollect Sisters
    • Born: March 12, 1691 - Calumpit, Bulacan, Philippines
    • Died: October 12, 1732 - San Sebastian, Manila, Philippines
    • Nihil Obstat: September 10, 1999
  • Servant of God Cecilia Rosa de Jesús Talangpaz, Cofounder, Augustinian Recollect Sisters
    • Born: July 16, 1693 - Calumpit, Bulacan, Philippines
    • Died: July 31, 1731 - San Sebastian, Manila, Philippines
    • Nihil Obstat: September 10, 1999
  • Servant of God William Finnemann, Professed priest, Society of the Divine Word; Apostolic Vicariate of Calapan; Martyr
    • Born: December 18, 1882 - North Rhine-Wesphalia, Germany
    • Died: October 26, 1942 - near Verde Island, Batangas, Philippines
    • Nihil Obstat: December 7, 1999
  • Servant of God Alfredo Maria Aranda Obviar, Bishop of Lucena; Founder, Missionary Catechists of Saint Therese of the Infant Jesus
    • Born: August 29, 1889 - Lipa, Batangas, Philippines
    • Died: October 1, 1978 - Tayabas, Quezon, Philippines
    • Nihil Obstat: March 6, 2001
  • Servant of God Francisca Fuentes, Prioress, Dominican Sisters of Saint Catherine of Siena
    • Born: ca. 1647 - Manila, Philippines
    • Died: August 24, 1711 - Manila, Philippines
    • Nihil Obstat: March 11, 2003
  • Servant of God Iustus Takayama Ukon (1552–1615), Layperson of the Archdiocese of Tokyo
    • Born: c. 1552 - Haibara-cho, Nara, Japan
    • Died: February 4, 1615 - Manila, Philippines
    • Nihil Obstat: Unknown
  • Servant of God Jeronima Yanez de la Fuente, Professed Religious, Poor Clare Nuns
    • Born: May 9, 1555 - Toledo, Spain
    • Died: October 22, 1630 - Manila, Philippines
    • Veneration:
  • Servant of God Maria Beatriz Del Rosario Arroyo, Founder, Dominican Sisters of the Most Holy Rosary of the Philippines
    • Born: February 17, 1884 - Molo, Iloilo, Philippines
    • Died: June 14, 1957 - Molo, Iloilo, Philippines
    • Nihil Obstat: March 14, 2009
  • Servant of God Teofilo Bastida Camomot (1914–1988, Coadjutor Archbishop of Cagayan de Oro; Titular Archbishop of Marcianopolis; Founder, Daughters of Saint Teresa
    • Born: March 3, 1914 - Cagon, Carcar, Cebu, Philippines
    • Died: September 27, 1988 - Bario Baho, San Fernando, Cebu, Philippines
    • Nihil Obstat: September 2010
  • Servant of God Carlo Braga, Professed Priest, Salesians of Don Bosco
    • Born: May 23, 1889 - Tirano, Sondrio, Italy
    • Died: January 3, 1971 - Pampanga, Philippines
    • Nihil Obstat: January 31, 2013
  • Servant of God Rhoel Gallardo, Professed Priest, Claretians; Martyr**
    • Born: November 29, 1965 - Olongapo, Zambales, Philippines
    • Died: May 3, 2000 - Punoh Mahadji, Basilan, Philippines
    • Nihil Obstat:
  • Servant of God Alfredo Verzosa, Bishop of Lipa; founder, Missionary Catechists of the Sacred Heart**
    • Born: December 09, 1877 - Vigan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines
    • Died: June 27, 1954 - Vigan, Ilocos Sur, Philippines
    • Nihil Obstat:
  • Servant of God Dalisay Lazaga, Professed Religious, Canossians Daughters of Charity**
    • Born: March 17, 1940 - Santa Rosa, Laguna, Philippines
    • Died: January 30, 1971 - Manila, Philippines
    • Nihil Obstat:

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