Saint Paul Ibaraki

[Martyrs of Nagasaki]Also known as

  • Paulus Ibaraki
  • Yuanki
  • Yauniqui

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Member of a noble samuri family. Brother of Saint Leo Karasumaru. Ran a small sake brewery to support his family. Convert, brought to the faith by Jesuit missionaries. Franciscan lay tertiary. Worked with the missionaries in Kyoto as an interpreter, catechist and lay preacher near the Franciscan convent of Our Lady of the Angels. Always charitable to those even poorer than himself.

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Beatified

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Paul Ibaraki“. Saints.SQPN.com. 20 January 2014. Web. 24 October 2014. <>