Blessed Antonio Francesco Marzorati

Blessed Antonio Francesco MarzoratiAlso known as

  • Samuele Marzorati

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Franciscan, joining on 5 March 1792 at Lugano, Switzerland, and taking the name Samuele. priest Missionary to Ethiopia. In 1716 the emperor declared a persecution of Christians. Father Samuele was arrested and ordered to renounce his faith; he refused. Martyr.

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Beatified

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  • “Blessed Antonio Francesco Marzorati“. CatholicSaints.Info. 4 February 2014. Web. 25 April 2015. <>