(July 27) (Blessed) Martyrs (16th century) A band of Jesuit Saints put to death for the Faith in Japan (A.D. 1583). Their martyrdom was almost immediately followed by the miraculous conversion to Christianity of the inhabitants of the place where they suffered.
- Monks of Ramsgate. “Rudolph Aquaviva and Others”. , 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 July 2016. Web. 16 January 2017. <>