St Martin-Luc Huin – Feast Day: March 30, September 20 – Saint of the Day

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St Martin-Luc Huin Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Martin-Luc Huin Profile. Born: 20 October 1836 AD in France, Europe. Worked in France. Died: 30 March 1866 AD in Galmaemot, Boryeong, Chungcheong-do, South Korea. Feast Day is celebrated on March 30, September 20.
The Memorial of Martin-Luc Huin – Saint of the Day

Martin-Luc Huin

Date of Birth 20 October 1836 AD
Country of Birth France in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Priests
Profession Priest
Place of Work France
Date of Death 30 March 1866 AD
Place of Death Galmaemot, Boryeong, Chungcheong-do, South Korea
Feast Day March 30, September 20
Beatification Beatified by Pope Paul VI on 6 October 1968
Canonization Canonized by Pope John Paul II on 6 May 1984
Patron Saint of

St Martin-Luc Huin Biography

He was also known as:

  • Min
  • Martín Lucas Huin
  • Martino Luca Huin

St Martin-Luc Huin was born on 20 October 1836 in Guyonvelle, Haute-Marne, France. He was one of ten children born to a pious vintner‘s family. He began to study theology in 1851, studying with missionaries who had returned to teach and was ordained as a diocesan parish priest on 29 June 1861 AD.

Martin joined the Société des Missions Etrangères (Paris Foreign Missions Society) on 20 August 1863 AD. Martin was assigned to the missions in  Korea in 1864 AD, and after studying the language and customs, he arrived at Chosun on 27 May 1865 AD.

St Martin-Luc Huin

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