St Pierre Aumaître – Feast Day: March 30, September 20 – Saint of the Day

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St Pierre Aumaître Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death, Beatification Date, Canonization Date

Pierre Aumaître Profile. Born: 8 April 1837 AD in France, Europe. Worked in France, Korea. Died: 30 March 1866 AD in Galmaemot, Boryeong, Chungcheong-do, South Korea. Feast Day is celebrated on March 30, September 20.
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Pierre Aumaître

Date of Birth 8 April 1837 AD
Country of Birth France in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Priests
Profession Priest
Place of Work France, Korea
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
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St Pierre Aumaître Biography

St Pierre Aumaître was born on 8 April 1837 AD in Aizecq, Charente, France. He was the eldest of five children in a peasant family. His father was a farmer and his mother a seamstress. St Pierre was baptized in Verteuil, France on 26 May 1837 AD confirmed in Aizecq, France on 21 May 1844 AD, and made his first Communion on 2 May 1847 AD.

He earlier felt a calling to the priesthood hence he walked seven miles a day to take Latin lessons and entered the Petit Séminaire de Richemont near Cognac, France in 1852. Pierre then joined the Société des Missions Etrangères (Paris Foreign Missions  Society)   seminary in Paris,  France in 1857 AD. He was ordained a priest on 14 June 1862 AD.

St Pierre Aumaître

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