Saint Phêrô Nguyen Van Hien

Also known as

  • Peter Nguyen Van Hieu

Memorial

Profile

Layman catechist in the apostolic vicariate of West Tonkin (in modern Vietnam). Imprisoned and tortured for their faith for three years during the persecutions of Emperor Minh Mang; he was repeatedly ordered to denounce Christianity; he refused. Martyr.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Phêrô Nguyen Van Hien“. Saints.SQPN.com. 21 March 2014. Web. 28 August 2014. <>