Friday, September 30, 2022

St Agatha Kim A-Gi – Feast Day – May 24

St Agatha Kim A-Gi is one of the lay catechists and catechumens who were imprisoned and beheaded on May 24 1839 at the Small West Gate, Seoul, South Korea together for the crime of being Christians. She is one of the Martyrs of Korea. We celebrate her feast day on May 24 every year in the Catholic Church.

St Agatha Kim A-Gi Biography
 
Date of Birth 1787 AD
Place of Birth South Korea in Asia
Profession Laywoman
Place of Work South Korea
Date of Death May 24 1839
Place of Death South Korea
Feast Day May 24 or September 20
Beatification Beatified by Pope Pius XI on July 5 1925
Canonization By Pope John Paul II on May 6 1984
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Saint’s Biography

Saint Agatha Kim A-Gi was a married laywoman. She was Converted and, baptized while in jail for being around Christians. Agatha was beheaded on May 24 1839 at the Small West Gate, Seoul, South Korea.

Saint Agatha Kim A-Gi
St. Agatha Kim A-Gi

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