Blessed Lucien Galan

Also known as

  • Lucian
  • Luciano

Memorial

Profile

Member of the Paris Foreign Missions Society. Priest. Missionary to China, working the Xichang, Sichuan area. Imprisoned for this work in November 1950, he was exiled and arrived in Hong Kong in January 1952. He was reassigned to a mountainous area of Laos in 1956; in February 1960 he replaced Blessed René Dubroux who had been murdered in 1959. Parish priest of Blessed Thomas Khampheuane Inthirath, he was taking the boy to catechist training when the two were murdered. Martyr.

Born

Died

Venerated

Beatified

Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Lucien Galan“. CatholicSaints.Info. 11 May 2021. Web. 27 October 2021. <>