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Feastday: November 24


A group put to death in Vietnam during the harsh oppression of the Church. Some 2,078 causes were opened concerning these martyrdoms. Five were beatified in 1906. In 1951, twenty-five more were beatified. One hundred seventeen were canonized in 1988 by Pope John Paul II.


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