Blessed John Baptist Machado de Tavora

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Jesuit at Coimbra, Portugal. Missionary to Japan in 1609. Martyred with two companions.

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Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

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

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  • “Blessed John Baptist Machado de Tavora“. Saints.SQPN.com. 12 April 2014. Web. 13 July 2014. <>