7. In one such raid, Jogues was captured, tortured, beaten and submitted to many indignities. All prisoners thumbs were cut off with a clam shell. In addition, the Iroquois chewed off two fingers of the priest's right hand. They were suspicious of the priests consecrated hands and intended to subjugate him in the eyes of his converts.

8. The Iroquois attack a mission in a Huron village. This was one of many raids of the Iroquois who, with the Mohawks, were part of the Five Nations.

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