Blessed Antonio Francesco Marzorati

Also known as

  • Samuele Marzorati

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Franciscan, joining on 5 March 1792 at Lugano, Switzerland, and taking the name Samuele. priest Missionary to Ethiopia. In 1716 the emperor declared a persecution of Christians. Father Samuele was arrested and ordered to renounce his faith; he refused. Martyr.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

  • if you have information relevant to this Cause, contact
       Fra Giovangiuseppe Califano, OFM
       Wiener Franziskanerprovinz
       Franziskanerplatz 4
       A-1010 Wien, AUSTRIA

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Antonio Francesco Marzorati“. Saints.SQPN.com. 16 February 2014. Web. 19 April 2014. <>