Sunday, August 18, 2019

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

St. Hieronymus van Weert Biography

Saint Hieronymus van Weert Profile. Born: 1522 AD in Netherlands, Europe. Worked in Netherlands. Died: July 9, 1572, in Brielle, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands. Feast Day is celebrated on July 9.
 
St. of the Day

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

Date of Birth 1522 AD
Country of Birth Netherlands of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders St.s who were Brothers
Profession Vicar
Place of Work Netherlands
Date of Death July 9, 1572
Place of Death Brielle, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Feast Day July 9
Beatification Pope Clement X
Canonization Pope Pius IX
Patron Saint of N/A

Biography

Saint Hieronymus van Weert, a Franciscan missionary to Palestinian Muslims. Coming back to Europe, he lectured commandingly against Calvinism. Vicar of the friary at Gorkum, Netherlands. One of the Martyrs of Gorkum. One of nineteen saints murdered by Calvinists for dependability to the Pope and for their faith in the Real Presence in the Eucharist.

Saint Hieronymus van Weert
St. Hieronymus van Weert