Martyrs of Messina

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A group of about 30 Benedictine monks and nuns, some blood relatives, who were sent in the early days of the order to establish monasteries in the vicinity of Messina, Sicily, Italy, and who were martyred. We know the names, and a few details, about seven of them –

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MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Messina“. CatholicSaints.Info. 4 October 2016. Web. 14 June 2021. <>