Sunday, August 18, 2019

Saint Marie Amandine – Saint of the Day – July 8

St. Marie Amandine Biography

Saint Marie Amandine Profile. Born: December 28, 1872, in Belgium, Europe. Worked in China. Died: July 9, 1900, in Taiyuanfu, China. Feast Day is celebrated on July 8.
The Memorial of Saint Marie Amandine – Saint of the Day

St. Marie Amandine 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 December 28, 1872
Country of Birth Belgium of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Not Married
Profession Missionary
Place of Work China
Date of Death July 9, 1900
Place of Death Taiyuanfu, China
Feast Day July 8
Beatification Beatified by Pope Pius XII
Canonization Canonized by Pope John Paul II
Patron Saint of N/A


Saint Marie Amandine, one of seven kids in a devout family; three of her kin went into religious life. Her mom kicked the bucket when Pauline was seven, her dad was compelled to move to look for some kind of employment, and she was received by another devout town family. Franciscan tertiary at age fifteen. Joined the Institute of Franciscan Missionaries of Mary, taking the name Marie Amandine. Functioned as a medical attendant in Marseilles, France then in the mission emergency clinic and shelter in Taiyuanfu, China. Her profession finished during a crackdown on outside preachers during the Boxer Rebellion. One of the Martyrs of Shanxi and the Martyrs of China.

Saint Marie Amandine
St. Marie Amandine