Saint Thomas Xico
- Also known as
- 6 February
- Pharmacist with a violent disposition.
Prayer and faith eventually mellowed him, and he became a kind-hearted Franciscan tertiary.
When the Franciscans opened the convent of Our Lady of the Angels, Thomas moved his drug store next door to it.
Interpreter for the Franciscan missionaries.
One of the Martyrs of Nagasaki.
- crucified on 5 February 1597 at Nagasaki, Japan
- 14 September 1627 by Pope Urban VIII
- 8 June 1862 by Pope Pius IX
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