Book of Saints – Jerome and Simon

Blessed Jerome de AngelisArticle

(Blessed) Martyrs (December 5) (17th century) Blessed Jerome, a Jesuit missionary to Japan, after twenty-two years of toil, was betrayed to the Pagan persecutors of the Christian religion and burned to death at Tokio, with a native Christian, Simon Jempe, his disciple (December 5, A.D. 1623).

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 August 2017. Web. 19 February 2020. <>