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Feastday: April 28

Death: 1840

Canonized By: Pope John Paul II

Martyr of Vietnam. A native catechist, John was associated with priests of the Society of Foreign Missions. He was executed in the anti-Christian persecutions. Pope John Paul II canonized him in 1988.

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