St. Matthias Feng De Biography
St. Matthias Feng De Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death.
|Date of Birth||1855 AD|
|Country of Birth||China of Asia|
|Matrimony/Holy Orders||Saints who were Married|
|Place of Work||China|
|Date of Death||July 9, 1900|
|Place of Death||Taiyuanfu, Shanxi, China|
|Feast Day||July 9|
|Beatification||Beatified by Pope Pius XII|
|Canonization||Canonized by Pope John Paul II|
|Patron Saint of||N/A|
Saint Matthias Feng De, Hitched layman in the biblical vicariate of Northern Shanxi, China. A member of the Secular Franciscans. Martyred in the Boxer Rebellion. Among 25 ministers, monks, nuns, seminarians, and laypeople, all individuals from the Franciscans, and all killed together for their faith in the Boxer Rebellion.