Today, October 19, we celebrate the Feast of the North American Martyrs, also known as the Feast of St. Isaac Jogues and Companions, in the U.S. Canada celebrated this as the Feast of the #CanadianMartyrs on September 26.
The first martyrs of North America, these eight saints were among the first missionaries in remote areas of eastern Canada and New York state between 1625-1649. Click the link in our bio to read more about them.
St. Jean de Brébeuf, pray for us.
St. Isaac Jogues, pray for us.
St. Gabriel Lalemant, pray for us.
St. Antoine Daniel, pray for us.
St. Charles Garnier, pray for us.
St. Noël Chabanel, pray for us.
St. René Goupil, pray for us.
St. Jean de Lalande, pray for us.
Holy Mary, Queen of Martyrs, pray for us.
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