Saint Angelus of Morocco



Franciscan friar who went to Morocco to preach the faith to the Moors, arriving on 29 September 1221. After preaching a few days in the countryside he was arrested. The judge considered him insane and had him imprisoned. When he continued to preach Christianity in the jail, he was executed. Martyr.


Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Angelus of Morocco“. 13 October 2013. Web. 23 September 2014. <>