- Filippo Siphong Onphitak
Layman in the archdiocese of Thare and Nonseng, Thailand. Catechist in Songkhon in 1926. Married to Marie Thong in 1931. Father of five. When the parish priest was exiled during a persecution in Thailand, Filip took over leadership of the Christian community. He also protested the police harassment of Catholics; he was ordered to report to police headquarters in Mukdahan. On the way he was ambushed, tortured and murdered. One of the Seven Martyrs of Thailand.
- if you have information relevant to this Cause, contact
Our Lady of the Martyrs of Thailand Shrine
Ban Song Khon, t. Pong Kham, a. Wan Yai,
ch. Mukdahan 49150, THAILAND
- “Blessed Filip Siphong Onphithakt“. Saints.SQPN.com. 24 September 2014. Web. 30 January 2015. <>