John Baptist Yi
John Baptist Yi (c. 1800 – July 20, 1839) was one of the 103 Korean Martyrs. His feast day is July 20, and he is also venerated along with the rest of The Korean martyrs on September 20.John embraced ...
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Thomas Son Chasuhn
Thomas Son Chason (1838–1866) was one of the Korean Martyrs canonised by the Roman Catholic church in 1984. His feast day is March 30, and he is also venerated along with the rest of the 103 Korean ma...
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Stephen Min Kuk-ka
Saint Stephen Min Kuk-ka (1787 – 1840) is a Korean Roman Catholic saint. He was martyred by strangulation after refusing to deny his faith.Born in 1787 in a non-Christian sect of Korea, his mother die...
Peter Yu Tae-chol
Saint Peter Yu Tae-chol (유대철 베드로) (c. 1826 – October 31, 1839) was one of the 103 canonised Korean Martyrs and a son of a government interpreter named Augustine Nyou Tjin-kil, also a martyr.After givi...
Mark Pae
Mark Pae was an Anglican bishop in the 20th century. Pae was born in 1926 and educated at Nashotah House, Wisconsin and ordained deacon in 1954 and priest in 1956. He was a priest in the Diocese of Ko...
Laurent-Joseph-Marius Imbert
Saint Laurent-Joseph-Marius Imbert, M.E.P., sometimes called Laurent-Marie-Joseph Imbert and affectionately known in Korea as Bishop Imbert Bum was a French missionary bishop in Asia. Most notable amo...
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Andrew Kim Taegon
Saint Kim Taegon Andrea (Hangul: 김대건 안드레아, Hanja: 金大建) (1821–1846), generally referred to as Saint Andrew Kim Taegon in English, was the first Korean-born Catholic priest and is the patron saint of K...
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Anna Pak Agi
Saint Anna Pak Agi (박아기 안나) (1782–24 May 1839) is one of 103 Korean Martyrs.Anna was naturally slow, and she had great difficulty in learning about religion. She consoled herself by saying, "Since I c...
John Chang-yik
The Right Reverend John Chang-yik (born November 20, 1933, Seoul, Korea) is Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Ch’unch’on, South Korea.The son of Chang Myon, he was born as Chang Ik. On 30 March ...
John Yi Yun-il
St. John Yi Yun-il (1822–January 21, 1867) was a Korean Catholic who was killed during the 19th–century Korean persecution of Christians. He was a family man who made his living as a farmer and who al...
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Siméon-François Berneux
Siméon-François Berneux (14 May 1814 – 7 March 1866) was a French Catholic missionary, and a member of the Paris Foreign Missions Society who was canonized as a saint.He was born at Château-du-L...
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Jeoldu-san
Jeoldu-san (Korean: 절두산, Hanja: 切頭山) (lit. beheading mountain) is a rocky promontory overlooking the Han River in the district of Mapo-gu, Seoul, South Korea. The public memorial shrine is located at...
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Marie-Nicolas-Antoine Daveluy
Marie-Nicolas-Antoine Daveluy (16 March 1818 – 30 March 1866) was a French missionary and saint. His feast day is March 30, and he is also venerated along with the rest of the 103 Korean martyrs...
Paul Chong Hasang
Saint Paul Chong Hasang (1794 or 1795–September 22, 1839) was one of the Korean Martyrs.He was the son of the martyr Augustine Jeong Yak-Jong and a nephew of noted philosopher John Jeong Yak-Yong, who...
Korean Martyrs
The Korean Martyrs were the victims of religious persecution against Catholic Christians during the 19th century in Korea. At least 8,000 (as many as 10,000) adherents to the faith were killed during...
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