Martyrs of Làng Cóc

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A group of five Christian laymen, five farmers and a doctor, from the same village in the apostolic vicariate of Central Tonkin (in modern Vietnam). During the persecutions of emperor Tu Duc, they were each ordered to stomp on a cross to show their contempt for Christianity; they each refused. Imprisoned, tortured and martyred.

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MLA Citation

  • “Martyrs of Làng Cóc“. CatholicSaints.Info. 27 July 2015. Web. 11 December 2016. <>