Saints of the Day – Jerome Lu and Laurence Wang, Martyrs


Died 1858; beatified in 1909. Jerome Lu was born in Mao-Cheu, China, c.1810, worked as a native catechist, and was beheaded in his hometown at Maokeu (Mao-Ken). Laurence was born in 1811 at Kuy-yang. Like Jerome he was a catechist beheaded in the same town (Attwater2, Benedictines).

MLA Citation

  • Katherine I Rabenstein. Saints of the Day, 1998. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 October 2021. Web. 19 October 2021. <>