Martyrs of Armenia

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22 November
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A group of eight Franciscan martyred in the region of Mujuk-Dersi, Armenia (modern Turkey) by invading Islamic Turks who tortured them, demanded they convert, and murdered them when they did not. They were

Died
martyred on 22 November 1895 in Mujuk-Dersi, Armenia (modern Turkey)
Beatified
3 October 1982 by Pope John Paul II
Canonized
pending
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