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Feastday: July 8

Martyr of Japan. He was a Japanese, the brother of Blessed Matthew Araki, who sheltered missionaries. Arrested and held in Omura prison, Japan, Mancius died there His body was burned at Nagasaki on July 12. He was beatified in 1867.

 


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