Sunday, August 9, 2020

Saint Valentin Faustino Berri Ochoa – Saint of the Day – November 1

Saint Valentin Faustino Berri Ochoa Biography

Saint Valentin Faustino Berri Ochoa Profile. Born: 14 November 1827 in Spain, Europe. Worked in Vietnam. Died: 1 November 1861 in Hai Duong, Vietnam. Feast Day is celebrated on November 1.

Saint of the Day

St. Valentin Faustino Berri Ochoa Biography, Feast Day, Date of Birth, Country of Birth, Profession, Place of Work, Date of Death, Place of Death

Date of Birth 14 November 1827
Country of Birth Spain in Europe
Matrimony/Holy Orders Saints who were Bishops
Profession Missionary
Place of Work Vietnam
Date of Death 1 November 1861
Place of Death Hai Duong, Vietnam
Feast Day November 1
Beatification Beatified by Pope Saint Pius X on 20 May 1906
Canonization Canonized by Pope John Paul II on 19 June 1988
Patron Saint of N/A

Biography

St. Valentin Faustino Berri Ochoa was born in a Basque country where he was a Dominican and got ordained on 14 June 1851. He later sent on a mission to the Philippines and Vietnam.

Valentin was appointed coadjutor vicar apostolic of Central Tonking, Vietnam and titular bishop of Centuria on 25 December 1857. He was martyred with Saint Jerome

St. Valentin Faustino Berri Ochoa
St. Valentin Faustino Berri Ochoa

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