Friday, October 22, 2021

Saint Augustine Yi Kwang-Hon – Saint of the Day – May 24 or September 20

St. Augustine Yi Kwang-Hon Biography

St. Augustine Yi Kwang-Hon Profile. Born: 1787 in South Korea, Asia. Worked in South Korea. Died: 24 May 1839 in South Korea. Feast Day is celebrated on May 24 or September 20.


The Memorial of St. Augustine Yi Kwang-Hon – Saint of the Day

St. Augustine Yi Kwang-Hon 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 1787
Country of Birth South Korea in Asia
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Married
Profession Layman
Place of Work South Korea
Date of Death 24 May 1839
Place of Death South Korea
Feast Day May 24 or September 20
Beatification Beatified by Pope Pius XI on 5 July 1925
Canonization Canonized by Pope John Paul II on 6 May 1984
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Saint’s Biography

Saint Augustine Yi Kwang-Hon was a married layman in the apostolic vicariate of Korea. A catechist who conducted Bible studies in his home. He was beheaded on May 24, 1839, at the Small West Gate, Seoul, South Korea

Saint Augustine Yi Kwang-Hon
St. Augustine Yi Kwang-Hon

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