Father Matteo Ricci

Profile

Jesuit priest. An early missionary to China, he hoped to use elements of Chinese culture to explain the faith. His Cause for Canonization has opened.

Born

Died

Venerated

  • if have information relevant to this Cause, contact
       Rev. Anton Witwer, SJ
       Diocesi di Macerata
       P.za Strambi, 3
       62019 Macerata, ITALY

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Father Matteo Ricci“. Saints.SQPN.com. 28 March 2014. Web. 22 August 2014. <>