Father Petrus Jozef Triest


Priest in the diocese of Ghent, Belgium. Founded of the Sisters of Charity of Jesus and Mary in 1803, the Brothers of Charity in 1807, the Brothers of Saint John of God in 1825, and the Sisters of the Childhood of Jesus in 1835. His Causes for Canonization opened on 26 August 2002.




  • if you have information relevant to the Cause, contact
       Dr. Waldery Hilgeman
       Fratelli della Carità
       Via Giambasttista Pagano, 35
       00167 Roma, ITALY

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Father Petrus Jozef Triest“. Saints.SQPN.com. 5 December 2013. Web. 1 February 2015. <>