The Case: The Slaying of Father Thomas Al-Capuci and his servant
Ibrahim Amarah Al-Roumi to use their blood in the preparation of the
"Bread of Zion".
The Date: Wednesday, the 2nd of Zul-Hijjah, 1255 H. (February 5, 1840
The Place: The Jewish Quarter in Damascus.
The Participants in the slaying of Father Thomas Al-Capuci were the