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Topic: Blessed Carmelite Martyrs of Compiègne

Why on earth did French revolutionaries persecute and murder enclosed nuns?

The fine parish church of St Jacques in Compiègne has a side chapel dedicated to 16 Carmelites martyred in the Revolution