Sunday, August 18, 2019

Saint Giuse Tuan – Saint of the Day – January 7

St. Giuse Tuan Biography

St. Giuse Tuan Profile. Born: 1825 AD in Vietnam, Europe. Worked in Vietnam. Died: 7 January 1862 in Tonkin (modern Vietnam). Feast Day is celebrated on January 7.

 

The Memorial of St. Giuse Tuan – Saint of the Day

St. Giuse Tuan 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 1825 AD
Country of Birth Vietnam of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Married
Profession Layman
Place of Work Vietnam
Date of Death 7 January 1862
Place of Death Tonkin (modern Vietnam)
Feast Day January 7
Beatification Beatified by N/A
Canonization Canonized by 19 June 1988 by Pope John Paul II
Patron Saint of  
Saint Giuse Tuan
Saint Giuse Tuan

Saint’s Biography

Saint Giuse Tuân was a married layman, a father, a family man, and a farmer. He was given a chance to renounce his faith, but instead, he knelt before the cross and prayed. Beheaded on January 7, 1862, in An Bai, Tonkin (in modern Vietnam) in the persecutions of Tu Duc, Guise.