Saint Anrê Tran Van Trông

Also known as

  • Andrew Trong Van Tram

Memorial

Profile

Raised Catholic, but he kept quiet about it in public. Lifelong layman. Career soldier and officer. Worked to help the missionaries of the Paris Foreign Mission Society. In 1834 authorities discovered Andrew’s Catholicism; he was stripped of rank and imprisoned for the faith. He was given the opportunity to gain his freedom by renouncing Christianity; he declined. One of the Martyrs of Vietnam.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Anrê Tran Van Trông“. Saints.SQPN.com. 28 November 2013. Web. 22 September 2014. <>