Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Sts. Andrew Kim Taegon, St. Paul Chong Hasang, and their Companions

St. Andrew Kim

Saint Andrew Kim Taegon was of one of the noblest families of Korea.  He was ordained at Macao and returned to Korea s the first native priest, and was arrested almost immediately and put to death.  His feast day is commemorated today along with St. Paul Chong and companions.


Mimi said...

My goodness, martyred so young.
May he keep us in his prayers.

Esther G. said...

Amen Mimi!