Jan 14

Blessed Odoric of Pordenone Mattiuzzi

January 14th XIV century

Odoric (Masculino)
in Udine, in current Italy
January 14th
de la Orden de Frailes Menores
In the city of Udine, in the region of Venice (today Italy), blessed Odoric of Pordenone Mattiuzzi, priest of the order of the Friars Minor, who traveled through regions of the Tartars, Indians and Chinese to the main city of China called Kambalik. In all these regions developed many to faith in Christ with his preaching of the Gospel. Roman martyrology