Saint Petrus Yi Ho-yong

Martyrs of KoreaAlso known as

  • Peteuro, Pietro, Peter

Memorial

Profile

Brother of Saint Agatha Yi So-sa. Layman catechist in the apostolic vicariate of Korea. Imprisoned for four years, regularly beaten, several bones broken, and he eventually died from his mistreatment. One of the earliest of the Martyrs of Korea.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Saint Petrus Yi Ho-yong“. CatholicSaints.Info. 17 June 2018. Web. 17 November 2018. <>