Saint Petrus Zhu Rixin

Martyrs of ChinaAlso known as

  • Peter Zhou Rixin

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Teenaged layman in the apostolic vicariate of Southeastern Zhili, China, raised in a rare village where the majority were Catholic. He was in the church where the other Martyrs of Zhujiahe were killed during the Boxer Rebellion, but managed to escape. Petrus was later caught and dragged in front of the local prefect who ordered him to renounce Christianity; he refused. Martyr.

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  • “Saint Petrus Zhu Rixin“. CatholicSaints.Info. 17 July 2015. Web. 9 December 2016. <>