Blessed Nicanor Ascanio de Soria

detail of a portrait of Blessed Nicanor Ascanio de Soria, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial

Profile

Franciscan priest. Ordered by Druz Muslims to convert to Islam; he refused. One of the Martyrs of Damascus.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Nicanor Ascanio de Soria“. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 October 2017. Web. 11 May 2021. <>