Saint István Pongrácz

Also known as

  • Štefan Pongrác
  • Stefan Pongrac

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Jesuit priest. Missionary near Košice, Hungary (in modern Slovakia). Arrested by Calvinist troops in 1619, tortured and executed for loyalty to Catholicism. Martyr.

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Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint István Pongrácz“. Saints.SQPN.com. 6 September 2014. Web. 24 October 2014. <>