Book of Saints – Berard, Peter, Accursius, Adjutus and Others


BERARD, PETER, ACCURSIUS, ADJUTUS and OTHERS (Saints) Martyrs (January 16) (13th century) Franciscan Friars, sent by Saint Francis himself into Spain to evangelise the Moors. From Aragon they went to Coimbra in Portugal, and then passed into Morocco, where they were put to the torture and beheaded (A.D. 1220). Their relics are at Coimbra, and they were canonised in the fifteenth century by Pope Sixtus IV.

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Berard, Peter, Accursius, Adjutus and Others”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 30 August 2012. Web. 21 October 2020. <>