Saint Melichar Grodecký

Also known as

  • Melchior Grodziecki

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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.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Melichar Grodecký“. Saints.SQPN.com. 4 October 2013. Web. 1 August 2014. <>