Saint Marko Križevcanin


Also known as

  • Marek Križin
  • Mark Crisin
  • Marko Krizevcanin
  • Marko Krizin

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Studied at the Germanicum in Rome, Italy. Priest and canon in the archdiocese of Esztergom, Hungary. Missionary near Košice, Hungary (in modern Slovakia). Arrested by Calvinist troops in 1619, tortured and executed for loyalty to Catholicism. Martyr.

Born

  • c.1589 in Križevci, Koprivnicko-Križevacka, Croatia

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Marko Križevcanin“. Saints.SQPN.com. 7 September 2013. Web. 24 July 2014. <>