Martin de Porres, religious – November 3rd
St Martin de Porres (d. 1639, Lima, Peru) (Relics: Lima, Peru)
First Class Relics
Convento de Santo Domingo
(Convent of Saint Dominic)
Jr. Camaná 170
*The remains of three prominent Peruvian saints rest within this convent. The tomb of St Martin de Porres is located within a chapel in the convent’s second cloister. St Rose of Lima (d. 1617) is buried in the crypt below the Chapter House. Also located at this convent are the remains of St John Macías (d. 1645).
Churches of Honor in Rome
Santissima Trinita dei Spagnoli
(The Most Holy Trinity of the Spanish)
Via dei Condotti 41
*This church is near the Spanish Steps.
*A small statue of St Martin de Porres is in the first chapel on the right side of the nave.