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Christian Martyrs


Christian martyrs are defined as "believers in Christ who have lost their lives prematurely, in situations of witness, as a result of human hostility" (Barrett and Johnson, World Christian Trends, 227).



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Key: * Story has photo; FR Story in French; POR Story in Portuguese; SWA Story in Swahili; [-CM-] Story is not a full biography but a "collected memory."

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Anuarite Marie-Christine* Catholic Democratic Republic of the Congo FR POR  
Aquilinus Ancient Christian Church Carthage / Tunisia      
         

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Bakanja, Isidore* Catholic Democratic Republic of Congo FR POR  
Banabakintu, Luke Catholic Uganda FR    
Banderembako, Wilo Catholique Burundi FR    
         

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Carlson, Paul (A)* Covenant Church Democratic Republic of the Congo FR    
Carlson, Paul (B)* Covenant Church Democratic Republic of the Congo      
Claverie, Pierre* Catholic Algeria FR    
         

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de Foucauld, Charles (A)* Catholic Algeria / Libya / Morocco / Tunisia FR    
de Foucauld, Charles (B)* Catholic Algeria / Libya / Morocco / Tunisia FR    
de Foucauld, Charles (C)* Catholic Algeria / Libya / Morocco / Tunisia      
Diti Olego Charles Eglise Catholique République Démocratique du Congo FR    
Donata Ancient Christian Church Carthage / Tunisia      
         

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Felicitas and Perpetua* Ancient Christian Church Carthage FR    
Felix Ancient Christian Church Tunisia / Egypt      
         

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Generosa Ancient Christian Church Carthage / Tunisia      
Gudina Tumsa* Ethiopian Evangelical Church Mekane Yesus Ethiopia FR    
         

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Januaria Ancient Christian Church Carthage / Tunisia      
         

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Kaggwa, Andrew Catholic Uganda FR POR  
Kalemba, Matthias Catholic Uganda FR    
Kimbangu, Simon (A)* Church of J. C. through the Prophet Simon Kimbangu Democratic Republic of the Congo      
Kimbangu, Simon (B)* Church of J. C. through the Prophet Simon Kimbangu Democratic Republic of the Congo      
Kimbangu, Simon (C)* Church of J. C. through the Prophet Simon Kimbangu Democratic Republic of the Congo   POR  
Kimbangu, Simon (D)* Church of J. C. through the Prophet Simon Kimbangu Democratic Republic of the Congo FR    
Kimbangu, Simon (E)* Church of J. C. through the Prophet Simon Kimbangu Democratic Republic of the Congo      
Kimpa Vita (Dona Beatrice) (A)* The Antonian Movement Angola/Congo/DR of the Congo      
Kimpa Vita (Dona Beatrice) (B)* The Antonian Movement Angola/Congo/DR of the Congo FR POR  
Kimpa Vita (Dona Beatrice) (C)* The Antonian Movement Angola/Congo/DR of the Congo      
Kizito Catholic Uganda FR    
         

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Lawiri, Ezra Baya* Anglican (Episcopal Church of the Sudan) Sudan FR    
Lucitas Ancient Christian Church Carthage / Tunisia      
Lull, Raymun Catholic Algeria      
Luwum, Janani (A)* Anglican Uganda FR    
Luwum, Janani (B)* Anglican Uganda      
Luwum, Janani (C)* Anglican Uganda      
Lwanga, Charles* Catholic Uganda FR POR  
         

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[-CM-] Machozi, Vincent Catholic Dem. Rep. of Congo      
Martyrs of the Christian Fraternity Catholic Burundi FR    
Marwa, Bulus Nigerian Baptist Convention Nigeria      
Masemola, Manche* Anglican South Africa      
Mawaggali, Noé Catholic Uganda FR    
Mizeki, Bernard (A) Anglican Zimbabwe   POR  
Mizeki, Bernard (B) Anglican Zimbabwe      
Mombasa Martyrs Catholic Kenya      
Mukasa, Joseph Catholic Uganda FR    
Muzeyi, Jean-Marie Catholic Tanzania / Uganda FR    
Mygdon [Miggin] Ancient Christian Church Carthage / Tunisia      
         

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Namphanio Ancient Christian Church Carthage / Tunisia      
Nartzalus Ancient Christian Church Carthage / Tunisia      
Niyonzima, Bibiane Catholic Burundi FR    
         

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Rafaralahy, Andriamazoto Protestant (LMS) Madagascar FR POR  
Rasalama, Rafaravavy Protestant Madagascar FR POR  
         

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Samae [Sammae/Saname] Ancient Christian Church Carthage / Tunisia      
Secunda Ancient Christian Church Carthage / Tunisia      
Speratus Ancient Christian Church Carthage / Tunisia      
Ssebuggwawo, Denis Catholic Uganda FR    
         

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Tonelli, Annalena Catholic Kenya / Somalia      
         

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Vestia Ancient Christian Church Carthage / Tunisia      
Veturius Ancient Christian Church Carthage / Tunisia      
         

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