Mercedarian Martyrs of Morocco

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


A group of six Mercedarians who were captured by Moors near Valencia, Spain and taken to Morocco. Though enslaved, they refused to stop preaching Christianity. Martyrs.


Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Mercedarian Martyrs of Morocco“. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 February 2017. Web. 27 February 2021. <>