Martyrs of Armenia

Memorial

Profile

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

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

  • if you have information relevant to this Cause, contact
       Fra Giovangiuseppe Califano, OFM
       Saint Saviour’s Monastery
       Saint Francis St., 1
       P.O. Box 186
       91001 Jerusalem, ISRAEL

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Armenia“. Saints.SQPN.com. 22 November 2013. Web. 23 April 2014. <>