Martyrs of Armenia

detail of an Italian holy card of the Martyrs of Armenia, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial

Profile

A group of eight Franciscans martyred in the region of Mujuk-Dersi, Armenia (modern Turkey) by invading Islamic Turks who tortured them, demanded they convert, and murdered them when they did not. They were

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Armenia“. CatholicSaints.Info. 16 June 2018. Web. 21 April 2021. <>