Blessed Dominic Collins

[Blessed Dominic Collins]Also known as

  • Doiminic Ó Coileáin

Memorial

Profile

Son of John and Felicity Collins. Dominic embarked on a military career, and rose to the rank of Captain. However, following a trip to Santiago del Compostela in Spain, he resigned his commission to become a Jesuit novice and lay brother. Assigned to Ireland in 1601. Arrested on 17 June 1602, he was imprisoned, tortured and executed for promoting his faith. One of the Irish Martyrs.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Dominic Collins“. Saints.SQPN.com. 2 May 2014. Web. 26 July 2014. <>