Bl. Lorenzo Maria Salvi (of St. Francis Xavier) was born in Rome on 30 October 1782. He died in Capranica (Viterbo) 12 June 1856.
Bl. Lorenzo professed the Passionist Rule on 20 November 1802 and was ordained to the priesthood 29 December 1805.
As superior, he was most prudent in leading the community.
Following in the footsteps of Our Founder, St. Paul of the Cross, his principle apostolate was that of itinerant missionary.