The Eight Mexican Martyrs whose relics were put into the eight altars at the new chapel of Sts. Peter & Paul

St. Agustin Caloca Cortes
(priest, seminary prefect, shot to death in 1927)

 

St. Tranquilino Ubiarco Robles
(parish priest, hanged at age 28 in 1928)

St. Justino Orona Madrigal

(parish priest, founded Poor Clare Sisters of the Sacred Heart, shot to death in 1928)

 

 

St. Julio Alvarez Mendoza

(priest, shot to death in 1927)

St. Jose Maria Robles Hurtado

(parish priest, founded women’s Congregation of Victims of the Eucharistic Heart of Jesus, hanged in 1927)

St. Jose Isabel Flores Varela

(parish priest, tortured, throat cut in 1927)

St. David Galvan Bermudez

 (priest, seminary instructor, shot by firing squad in 1915)

St. Jenaro Sanchez Delgadillo

(parish priest, hanged from a tree in 1927)

 

 

Special Thanks to Mr. Mark Kemna FSSP

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