Saint Ðaminh Ðinh Ðat

Martyrs of VietnamAlso known as

  • Domenico Nicolao Dinh Dat

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Layman in the apostolic vicariate of East Tonkin (in modern Vietnam). A soldier during the persecutions of emperor Minh Mang, he was ordered by the army to renounce Christianity and prove it by trampling a crucifix; he refused and was tortured until he relented and apostasized. Released, he repented, returned to his faith, and as a self-imposed penance, he wrote to the emperor to proclaim his Christianity. Martyr.

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Venerated

Beatified

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Ðaminh Ðinh Ðat“. CatholicSaints.Info. 15 July 2015. Web. 2 August 2015. <>