Martyred Jesuit Missionaries of Brazil

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A band of forty Spanish, Portugese and French Jesuit missionaries martyred by the Huguenot pirate Jacques Sourie while en route to Brazil.

Died

Beatified

Canonized

  • if you have information relevant to the canonization of any of these Causes, contact
       Rev. João Caniço, SJ
       Causa de Canonização dos Mártires do Brasil
       Estrada da Torre, 26
       1750-296 Lisboa, PORTUGAL

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyred Jesuit Missionaries of Brazil“. Saints.SQPN.com. 17 July 2013. Web. 31 August 2014. <>