Saint John Soan de Goto

[Martyrs of Nagasaki]Also known as

  • John Soan of Goto
  • John Soan
  • John de Goto
  • John of Goto

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Profile

Raised Christian. He and his family fled to Nagasaki, Japan to escape persecution on the Goto Islands. Studied with the Jesuits at Nagasaki and Shiki. Jesuits temporal-coadjutor. Catechist at Osaka, Japan. One of the Martyrs of Nagasaki.

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Beatified

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint John Soan de Goto“. Saints.SQPN.com. 29 January 2014. Web. 18 April 2014. <>