20 Mercedarian Martyrs of Riscala – Saint of the Day – May 9

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Biography

 20 Mercedarian Martyrs of Riscala Profile. Born: unknown in France, Europe. Worked in France. Died: 16th century in France. Feast Day is celebrated on May 9.

 

 Saint of the Day

Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Date of Birth unknown
Country of Birth France in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Not Married
Profession Missionary
Place of Work France
Date of Death 16th century
Place of Death France
Feast Day May 9
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by N/A
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Biography

The Mercedarian supporters of Riscala were 20 followers of Mercedarian who were killed by Huguenot rebels for refusing to deny their faith. They died in the 16th century at Santa Maria’s meeting in Riscala, France.

20 Mercedarian Martyrs of Riscala
20 Mercedarian Martyrs of Riscala


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