Saint Antôn Nguyen Ðích

Also known as

  • Anthony Dich Nguyen

Memorial

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Married layman in the apostolic vicariate of West Tonkin. A wealthy farmer, solid citizen, and patron of his church. He worked to help the missionaries of the Paris Foreign Mission Society, supporting them financially, and hiding priests from government oppression. Arrested and tortured for his faith, his association with foreigners, and for sheltering priests, especially Saint James Nam, who was arrested on Anton’s property. One of the Martyrs of Vietnam.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Antôn Nguyen Ðích“. Saints.SQPN.com. 14 July 2014. Web. 18 September 2014. <>