Blessed Jean Chevillard

Blessed Jean ChevillardMemorial


Member of the Missionaries of Africa, making his vows on 29 June 1949. Ordained a priest in Carthage, Tunisia on 1 July 1950. He spent the rest of his life serving in Algeria. Father Jean supervised a vocation formation center, was a regional superior and regional bursar for the Missionaries. Kidnapped from his office and murdered by Islamic forces. Martyr.




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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Jean Chevillard“. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 July 2018. Web. 22 August 2018. <>