Blessed Jerome of the Cross de Torres

Also known as

  • Hieronymus Iyo
  • Hieronymus of the Cross
  • Jerome of the Cross
  • Jerome de Torres
  • Jerome de Torres of the Cross

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Educated at Arima, Japan. Franciscan tertiary. Ordained at Manila, Philippines. Parish priest in Japan from 1628. Arrested for his faith in 1631. Martyr.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

  • if you have information relevant the canonization of Blessed Gabriel, contact
       Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Japan
       2-10-10 Shiomi Koto-ku
       Tokyo 135-8585, JAPAN

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Jerome of the Cross de Torres“. Saints.SQPN.com. 23 September 2013. Web. 29 August 2014. <>