Saint Ioannes Baptista Chon Chang-un

Also known as

  • Jeon Jang-Un
  • Yohan
  • John Baptist Chon Chang-un

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Married layman, father and family man in the apostolic vicariate of Korea. Adult convert. Worked with Saint Petrus Ch’Oe Hyong to publish Christian books in Korean, and was imprisoned, tortured and executed with him. Martyr.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Ioannes Baptista Chon Chang-un“. CatholicSaints.Info. 7 March 2017. Web. 24 August 2017. <>