Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Saint Matthaeus Kohyoe – Saint of the Day – October 19

Saint Matthaeus Kohyoe Biography

Saint Matthaeus Kohyoe Profile. Born: 1615 AD in Japan, Asia. Worked in Japan. Died: 19 October 1633 in Nishizaka, Nagasaki, Japan. Feast Day is celebrated on October 19.

The Memorial of Saint Matthaeus Kohyoe – Saint of the Day

St. Matthaeus Kohyoe 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 1615 AD
Country of Birth Japan in Asia
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Not Married
Profession Missionary
Place of Work Japan
Date of Death 19 October 1633
Place of Death Nishizaka, Nagasaki, Japan
Feast Day October 19
Beatification Beatified by Pope John Paul II on 18 February 1981
Canonization Canonized by Pope John Paul II on 18 October 1987
Patron Saint of

St. Matthaeus Kohyoe Biography

St. Matthaeus Kohyoe was also known as Matthaeus of the Rosary. He was a Dominican novice and Catechist who was martyred. No other information about him has survived to date.

St. Matthaeus Kohyoe
St. Matthaeus Kohyoe