Saint Andrew Dũng-Lac, priest and martyr, and his companions, martyrs

Today’s readings St. Andrew Dung-Lac was a priest in Vietnam in the early nineteenth century. He and his 116 companions, including Spanish Dominicans, members of the Society of Foreign Missions of Paris, and 96 Vietnamese, including 36 other priests, were all martyred around the year 1839. It is estimated that between 100,000 and 300,000 Catholics… Continue reading Saint Andrew Dũng-Lac, priest and martyr, and his companions, martyrs