Martyrs of Fez

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


A group of Mercedarians sent to Fez, Morocco to ransom Christians imprisoned and enslaved by Muslims. For being openly Christian they were imprisoned, tortured, mutilated and executed. Martyrs.


Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Fez“. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 February 2017. Web. 21 April 2021. <>