New Catholic Dictionary – Saint Daniel and Companions

Martyrs of CeutaArticle

Martyrs, died Ceuta, Morocco, 1227. Daniel was the Franciscan provincial of Calabria. He went to preach the Gospel to the infidels of Morocco, accompanied by the monks Agnellus, Samuel, Donulus, Leo, Hugolinus, and Nicholas. At Ceuta they were imprisoned for propagating the Faith, and beheaded. Canonized, 1516. Feast, Franciscans, 13 October.

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Daniel and Companions”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 October 2010. Web. 16 October 2021. <>