Saint John-Louis Bonnard

Also known as

  • Giovanni Ludovico Bonnard

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Studied at seminaries in Aix and Lyons. Ordained in 1848. Missionary priest with the Paris Society of Foreign Missions, assigned to Hong Kong. Re-assigned to Annam, Indo-China (modern Vietnam) in May 1850, working in the districts of Kebang and Ketrinh. Arrested at Boasujan in 1852 for the crime of being a missionary and baptizing children. Imprisoned and tried at Nadinh. Martyred with Saint Augustine Schoffler.

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Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint John-Louis Bonnard“. Saints.SQPN.com. 21 April 2014. Web. 20 September 2014. <>