Born to the French nobility. Priest. Bishop of Beauvais, France. Led his priests in resisting the schismatic oath of allegiance to the civil constitution of the French Revolution. One of the Martyrs of September.
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- “Blessed François-Joseph de la Rochefoucald-Maumont“. Saints.SQPN.com. 1 September 2014. Web. 16 September 2014. <>