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Martyrs of Nicomedia

Memorial

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A group of eight Christians who were martyred together in the persecutions of Diocletian. They were killed, one a day in front of the survivors to increase the fear and dread, and to try to induce them to renounce Christianity. It did not work.

Died

  • strangled to death in 303 in Nicomedia, Bithynia (in modern Turkey)

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Nicomedia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 March 2017. Web. 27 April 2017. <>

Married People who were Monks, Nuns, Hermits or Hermitesses

Men Who Became Monks While Still Married

Women Who Became Nuns While Still Married

Men and Women Who Became Hermits or Hermitesses While Still Married

Breton Missionaries to Britain

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Collectively commemorates the lives and works of 48 hermits and monks who immigrated from Brittany to the British Isles to preach and found monasteries.

  • Alain of Armorica
  • Canna of Langanna
  • Caurdave of Wales
  • Coatman of Armorica
  • Conan of Armoria
  • Crallon of Langrallon
  • Cristiolus of Pembrokeshire
  • Cuvilan of Armorica
  • Dochdoui of Llandaff
  • Durdan of Armorica
  • Eithras of Dunoding
  • Elgude of Armorica
  • Flevin of Whitland
  • Gredifael of Whitland
  • Guindave of Enli
  • Henin of Enli
  • Iddoge of Llantrisant
  • Lechide of Arllechwedd
  • Leuddade of Enli
  • Lonion of Lanbadern-Vaur
  • Lynab of Llandaff
  • Lyvin of Wales
  • Mael of Enli
  • Mahelerve of Enli
  • Medrode of Armorica
  • Meigant of Armorica
  • Paternus III of Wales
  • Rhystide of Caerlleon
  • Sadwrn of Wales
  • Sulien of Armorica
  • Tangwn of Wales
  • Tanwg of Bardsey
  • Tathan of Llandathan
  • Tecwin of Armorica
  • Tegai of Armorica
  • Tetecho of Armorica
  • Teudrige of Armorica
  • Trillo of Llandrillo
  • Trinio of Armorica
  • Turoge of Armorica
  • Tydecho of Merionetshire
  • Tyvodige of Armorica

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Breton Missionaries to Britain“. CatholicSaints.Info. 31 December 2016. Web. 27 April 2017. <>

Jesuit Martyrs of Japan

Benedictine Martyrs

Memorial

Benedictine Martyrs

MLA Citation

  • “Benedictine Martyrs“. CatholicSaints.Info. 8 February 2017. Web. 27 April 2017. <>

Martyrs of Barranco del Chisme

Memorial

Profile

Ten priests who were martyred together in the Spanish Civil War.

Died

Venerated

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Barranco del Chisme“. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 December 2016. Web. 27 April 2017. <>

Martyrs of Nicaea

Memorial

Profile

279 Christians martyred together, date unknown. We no little more about them but seven names –

Died

  • Nicaea, Bithynia

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Nicaea“. CatholicSaints.Info. 21 October 2016. Web. 27 April 2017. <>

Martyrs of Sicily

Memorial

Profile

A group of eight Christians who were martyred together. We know little more than the names –

Died

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Sicily“. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 October 2016. Web. 27 April 2017. <>

Martyrs of Pozo de la Lagarta