Sunday, August 18, 2019

Saint Antonius van Weert – Saint of the Day – July 9

St. Antonius van Weert Biography

Saint Antonius van Weert Profile. Born: 1523 AD in Netherlands, Europe. Worked in Netherlands. Died: July 9, 1572, in Brielle, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands. Feast Day is celebrated on July 9.
Saint of the Day

St. Antonius van Weert Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Date of Birth 1523 AD
Country of Birth Netherlands of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Priests
Profession Priest
Place of Work Netherlands
Date of Death July 9, 1572
Place of Death Brielle, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Feast Day July 9
Beatification Beatified by Pope Clement X
Canonization Canonized by Pope Pius IX
Patron Saint of N/A


Saint Antonius van Weert, Franciscan minister. Martyred by Calvinists for “papism” and his faith in the Real Presence in the Eucharist. One of the Martyrs of Gorkum. Nineteen saints murdered by Calvinists for belief in the Pope and for their faith in the Real Presence in the Eucharist.

Saint Antonius van Weert
St. Antonius van Weert