Aug 26

Blessed Jacques Retouret

August 26th XVIII century

In the arm of the sea at Rochefort on the French coast, blessed Jacques Retouret, priest of the order of the Carmelites and martyr, who, in the fury of the French Revolution, was taken from the convent of Limoges to a sordid ship-prision, who abandoned the naked night, died of cold. Roman martyrology