Saint Martin of the Ascension

[Saint Martin of the Ascension]Also known as

  • Martin Loynaz de Aguirre
  • Martin de Aguirre
  • Martin Loynaz of the Ascension

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Studied in Alcala, Spain. Joined the Franciscans in 1586. Priest. Loved to sing. Missionary to Mexico. Missionary to Manila in the Philippines. Briefly served as missionary in Osaka, Japan. One of the Martyrs of Nagasaki.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Martin of the Ascension“. Saints.SQPN.com. 26 January 2014. Web. 18 April 2014. <>