Saint François-Isidore Gagelin

[Saint François-Isidore Gagelin]
Also known as

  • Francis Isidore Gagelin
  • Frans Isidor Gagelin

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Studied at the Grand Seminary at Besancon, France. Member of the Paris Foreign Mission Society in 1817. Missionary to Vietnam in 1822. Priest. When the government began a crackdown on Christians, Francis turned himself over to the authorities of Bongson, and worked with other prisoners in the short time he had left. One of the Martyrs of Vietnam.

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Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint François-Isidore Gagelin“. Saints.SQPN.com. 16 October 2013. Web. 31 August 2014. <>