Saint Melichar Grodecký

Saint Melichar GrodeckýAlso known as

  • Melichar Grodziecki
  • Melichar Grondech
  • Melchior…

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Jesuit priest. Missionary near Košice, Hungary (in modern Slovakia). Arrested by Calvinist troops in 1619, tortured and executed for loyalty to Catholicism. Martyr.

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Venerated

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  • “Saint Melichar Grodecký“. CatholicSaints.Info. 25 July 2020. Web. 1 December 2021. <>