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Saint Michael Garicoits
Born April 15, 1797, Ibarre
Died May 14, 1863, Betharram
Venerated in Roman Catholic Church
Canonized 1947 by Pope Pius XII
Feast May 14

Saint Michael Garicoits (Garicoïts) (April 15, 1797—May 14, 1863) was a Basque saint. He was ordained priest at Bayonne in December 1823 and combated Jansenism in his parish of Cambo. He founded the Society of Priests of the Sacred Heart of Betharram, which received official approval from the Pope after his death.

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