Tuesday, October 19, 2021
The North American Martyrs were a group of eight Jesuits who served as missionaries to the Hurons in Canada. They were martyred between 1642 and 1649. Their feast day is October 19.
The martyrs are St. René Goupil, St. Isaac Jogues, St. Jean de Lalande, St. Antoine Daniel, St. Jean de Brébeuf, St. Noël Chabanel, St. Charles Garnier , and St. Gabriel Lalemant .