Posts tagged ‘Martyrs of Damascus’

Blessed Rufayil Masabki

detail of an illustration of the three layman brother Martyrs of Damascus, date and artist unknown; swiped off Santi e BeatiMemorial

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Layman in the archeparchy of Damascus of the Maronites. Ordered by Druz Muslims to convert to Islam; he refused. One of the Martyrs of Damascus.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Rufayil Masabki“. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 October 2017. Web. 29 November 2020. <>

Blessed ‘Abd Al-Mu’ti Masabki

detail of an illustration of the three layman brother Martyrs of Damascus, date and artist unknown; swiped off Santi e BeatiMemorial

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Married layman in the archeparchy of Damascus of the Maronites. Ordered by Druz Muslims to convert to Islam; he refused. One of the Martyrs of Damascus.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed ‘Abd Al-Mu’ti Masabki“. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 October 2017. Web. 29 November 2020. <>

Blessed Fransis Masabki

detail of an illustration of the three layman brother Martyrs of Damascus, date and artist unknown; swiped off Santi e BeatiMemorial

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Married layman in the archeparchy of Damascus of the Maronites. Ordered by Druz Muslims to convert to Islam; he refused. One of the Martyrs of Damascus.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Fransis Masabki“. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 October 2017. Web. 29 November 2020. <>

Blessed Juan Jacobo Fernández y Fernández

Martyrs of Damascus; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial

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Franciscan priest. Ordered by Druz Muslims to convert to Islam; he refused. One of the Martyrs of Damascus.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Juan Jacobo Fernández y Fernández“. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 October 2017. Web. 29 November 2020. <>

Blessed Francisco Pinazo Peñalver

Martyrs of Damascus; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial

Profile

Franciscan priest. Ordered by Druz Muslims to convert to Islam; he refused. One of the Martyrs of Damascus.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Francisco Pinazo Peñalver“. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 October 2017. Web. 29 November 2020. <>

Blessed Nicolás María Alberca Torres

Martyrs of Damascus; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial

Profile

Franciscan priest. Ordered by Druz Muslims to convert to Islam; he refused. One of the Martyrs of Damascus.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Nicolás María Alberca Torres“. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 October 2017. Web. 29 November 2020. <>

Blessed Pedro Soler Méndez

Martyrs of Damascus; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial

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Franciscan priest. Ordered by Druz Muslims to convert to Islam; he refused. One of the Martyrs of Damascus.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Pedro Soler Méndez“. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 October 2017. Web. 29 November 2020. <>

Blessed Nicanor Ascanio de Soria

detail of a portrait of Blessed Nicanor Ascanio de Soria, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial

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Franciscan priest. Ordered by Druz Muslims to convert to Islam; he refused. One of the Martyrs of Damascus.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Nicanor Ascanio de Soria“. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 October 2017. Web. 29 November 2020. <>

Blessed Engelbert Kolland

detail of a Blessed Engelbert Kolland holy card, date and artist unknown; swiped off Santi e BeatiMemorial

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Franciscan priest. Ordered by Druz Muslims to convert to Islam; he refused. One of the Martyrs of Damascus.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Engelbert Kolland“. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 October 2017. Web. 29 November 2020. <>

Blessed Carmelo Bolta Bañuls

Martyrs of Damascus; swiped from Santi e BeatiMemorial

Profile

Franciscan priest. Ordered by Druz Muslims to convert to Islam; he refused. One of the Martyrs of Damascus.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Carmelo Bolta Bañuls“. CatholicSaints.Info. 6 October 2017. Web. 29 November 2020. <>