Saint Augustine Schoffler

Also known as

  • Augustus Schoffler
  • Agostino Schoeffler

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Studied in the seminary at Pont a Mousson and the Grand Seminary of Nancy. Priest. Member of the Paris Society of Foreign Missions in 1846. Missionary to Viet Nam beginning in 1848, preaching first in Hong Kong, and then in the Vietnamese province of Sudoa, then in the Christian area of Bono. There he was betrayed to soldiers who, as part of a persecutions of Emperor Tu-Duc, were hunting Christians. One of the Martyrs of Vietnam.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Augustine Schoffler“. Saints.SQPN.com. 15 April 2014. Web. 14 July 2014. <>