Saint Francesco Fogolla – Saint of the Day – July 9

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St. Francesco Fogolla Biography

Saint Francesco Fogolla Profile. Born: October 4, 1839, in Italy, Europe. Worked in China. Died: July 9, 1900, in China. Feast Day is celebrated on July 9.
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St. Francesco Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death.

Date of Birth October 4, 1839
Country of Birth Italy of Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders St.s who were Priests
Profession Priest
Place of Work China
Date of Death July 9, 1900
Place of Death Taiyuan, Shanxi, China
Feast Day July 9
Beatification Pope Pius XII
Canonization Pope John Paul II
Patron Saint of N/A


St. Francesco Fogolla, A priest. Also, a Franciscan teacher. Co-adjutor of the biblical vicar of Northern Shanxi, China. One of the Martyrs of China died in the Boxer Rebellion. Among 25 ministers, monks, nuns, seminarians, and laypeople. All individuals from the Franciscans. All killed together for their faith in the Boxer Rebellion. Died on  July 9, 1900.

Saint Francesco Fogolla
St. Francesco Fogolla

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