Sunday, November 17, 2019

Saint Francis Xavier Can Nguyen – Saint of the Day – November 20, November 24

Saint Francis Xavier Can Nguyen Biography

Saint Francis Xavier Can Nguyen Profile. Born: 1803 AD in Vietnam, Asia. Worked in Vietnam. Died: 20 November 1837 in Ô Cau Giay, Hanoi, Vietnam. Feast Day is celebrated on November 20, November 24.

The Memorial of Saint Francis Xavier Can Nguyen – Saint of the Day

St. Francis Xavier Can Nguyen 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 1803 AD
Country of Birth Vietnam in Asia
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Not Married
Profession Layman
Place of Work Vietnam
Date of Death 20 November 1837
Place of Death Ô Cau Giay, Hanoi, Vietnam
Feast Day November 20, November 24
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by Pope John Paul II on 19 June 1988
Patron Saint of

St. Francis Xavier Can Nguyen Biography

St. Francis Xavier Can Nguyen was also known as Phanxicô Xaviê Can. He was a Layman Catechist who worked under the Paris Foreign Mission Society. He was arrested for his faith and was offered a chance for freedom if he would renounce his faith. When he declined he was martyred.

St. Francis Xavier Can Nguyen
St. Francis Xavier Can Nguyen