Blessed Jacques Salès

Also known as

  • James Salès

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Jesuit. Preached against Protestantism in the Cevennes region of France. A band of Huguenot raiders dragged him and William Saultemouche before a self-appointed court; the “judges” argued theology with the two, and then condemned them to death. Martyr.

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Beatified

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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Jacques Salès“. Saints.SQPN.com. 29 January 2014. Web. 23 August 2014. <>