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Catalá, Magin, 1761-1830

 Person

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Magín Catalá, O.F.M. collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.1994.01.03
Abstract The Magín Catalá, O.F.M. Collection, circa 1885-2009 (bulk 1885-1909), documents the life of Fray Magín Catalá. Often referred to as the “Holy Man of Santa Clara,” Fr. Catalá was stationed at Mission Santa Clara for thirty-six years and was widely renowned for his piety and spiritual labors. In 1882, more than fifty years after Magín Catalá’s death, Archbishop J.S. Alemany, O.P. initiated the process of his beatification. As of 2014, his Cause remained open. The bulk of the collection consists...

Mission Santa Clara Manuscript Collection

 Collection
Identifier: R.G. 1
Abstract The Mission Santa Clara Manuscript Collection, 1777-1903, 1958, 2002 (bulk 1777-1851), consists of hundreds of manuscripts written, collected and used by the Franciscans at Mission Santa Clara, from the founding of the Mission in 1777 until the arrival of the Jesuits in 1851. The Franciscan missionaries wrote and collected numerous and diverse documents, including sacramental records, account books, annual reports, letters, choirbooks, and instructions on health care and cuisine, among others....

Selected digital versions of items from the Fray Magín Catalá, O.F.M. collection

 Digital Collection
Identifier: http://content.scu.edu/cdm/search/collection/catala