Saint Paulus Lang Fu

detail of a holy card of Saint Paulus Lang Fu, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiAlso known as

  • Paolo Lang-Eull
  • Baolu

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Child in the apostolic vicariate of Southeastern Zhili, China, the seven-year-old son of Saint Yangzhi Lang. Martyred in the antiChristian persecutions of the Boxer Rebellion.

Born

Died

  • tied to an ash tree, stabbed with spears, and body thrown into his house which the killers set on fire, on 16 July 1900 in Lujiapo, Qinghe, Hebei, China
  • remains recovered from the burned house by his father, and buried nearby

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Paulus Lang Fu“. CatholicSaints.Info. 12 July 2015. Web. 3 December 2016. <>