Sunday, August 18, 2019

Saint Thomas Shen Jihe – Saint of the Day – July 9

St. Thomas Shen Jihe Biography

Saint Thomas Shen Jihe Profile. Born: 1851 AD in China, Asia. Worked in China. Died: July 9, 1900, in Taiyuanfu, Shanxi, China. Feast Day is celebrated on July 9.
 Saint of the Day

St. Thomas Shen Jihe 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 1851 AD
Country of Birth China of Asia
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Not Married
Profession Layman
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 Thomas Shen Jihe, a layman in the missional vicariate of Northern Shanxi, China. member of the Secular Franciscans. Martyred in the Boxer Rebellion. Among 25 clerics, ministers, nuns, seminarians and laypeople, all individuals from the Franciscans, and all killed together for their confidence in the Boxer Rebellion.

Saint Thomas Shen Jihe
St. Thomas Shen Jihe