Saint Phêrô Lê Tùy

Also known as

  • Peter Tuy Le

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Studied at the seminary in Vinh-Tri in the apostolic vicariate of West Tonkin (in modern Vietnam). Parish priest in Dong-Thanh, Chan-Loc, Nam-Duong and Thanh-Trai. Arrested for his faith in the persecutions of Emperor Minh Mang while minstering to a sick prishioner in Thanh-Trai. Local Christians tried to free him, failed, and to prevent further problems, Father Phêrô was sent to Hanoi. He was held there for three months and repeatedly ordered to renounce his faith and his priesthood; he refused. Martyr.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Canonized

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint Phêrô Lê Tùy“. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 October 2016. Web. 9 December 2016. <>