Blessed Francis of Morocco

detail of an Italian holy card of the Mercedarian Martyrs of Morocco by Bertoni, date unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial

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Mercedarian. One of a group captured by Moors near Valencia, Spain and taken to Morocco. Though enslaved, they refused to stop preaching Christianity. Martyr.

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Francis of Morocco“. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 February 2017. Web. 27 February 2021. <>