Martyrs of Shanxi


Memorial

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In 1898 seven sisters of the Franciscan Missionaries of Mary were sent to the Shanxi diocese in China to serve the poor in hospitals, and care for the unwanted or other destitutes in orphanages. They were

There they all died in one of the periodic crackdowns against foreign missionaries.

Died

Beatified

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Shanxi”. Saints.SQPN.com. 10 August 2012. Web. 24 April 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/martyrs-of-shanxi/>