Saint Francesc Gil de Federich de Sans

detail of a tapestry of the martyrdom of San Francisco Gil de Frederic; Antonio Cerveto, 1902; swiped from Wikimedia Commons; click for source imageMemorial

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Educated in Barcelona, Spain where he joined the Dominicans. Priest. Missionary to the Philippines. Missionary to Vietnam in 1732. Spent nine years in prison for his faith during which he converted fellow prisoners and supervised evangelists on the outside. One of the Martyrs of Vietnam.

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Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Francesc Gil de Federich de Sans“. Saints.SQPN.com. 23 December 2014. Web. 28 December 2014. <>