Saint Valentin Faustino Berri Ochoa

detail from a prayer card commemorating the beatification of the Martyrs of Tonkin; artist unknown, 1906; photographed on 18 June 2008 by Alex Maynardo Castro; swiped from Wikimedia Commons; click for source imageAlso known as

  • Balentin Berrio-Otxoa de Arizti
  • Valentin de Berriochoa
  • Valentine Berrio-Ochoa

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Born in the Basque country. Dominican. Ordained on 14 June 1851. Missionary to the Philippines and then to Viet Nam. Appointed coadjutor vicar apostolic of Central Tonking, (modern diocese of Bùi Chu) Viet Nam and titular bishop of Centuria on 25 December 1857. Martyred with Saint Jerome Hermosilla.

Born

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Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Valentin Faustino Berri Ochoa“. Saints.SQPN.com. 23 December 2014. Web. 26 December 2014. <>