Blessed Bartholomaeus Kawano Shichiemon

17th century painting of the Great Genna Martyrdom, unknown Japanese artist; swiped from Wikimedia CommonsMemorial

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Layman in the archdiocese of Nagasaki, Japan. Member of the Confraternity of the Rosary. Martyred in the persecution of the Tokugawa Shogunate as part of the Great Genna Martyrdom.

Born

  • Arima,

Died

Venerable

Beatification

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Bartholomaeus Kawano Shichiemon“. CatholicSaints.Info. 14 September 2017. Web. 24 September 2017. <>