St. John de Brebeuf

St. John de Brebeuf, St. Isaac Jogues and Companions

This day honours the eight martyrs of North America – six Jesuit priests and two lay assistants – who died between 1642 and 1649. All came from Europe in response to a call for “missionaries to the Indians”, and all showed great courage. The first group, who died in... read more

Pin It on Pinterest