The Holiness of the Church in the Nineteenth Century – Blessed Agnes Tsao-Kouy

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On the first of March 1856, the Blessed Agnes Tsao-Kouy died by torture in a cage. She was thirty years of age, a young widow, and was born of Christian parents. She had been of great service to the missionaries as a catechist.

MLA Citation

  • Father Constantine Kempf, SJ. “Blessed Agnes Tsao-Kouy”. The Holiness of the Church in the Nineteenth Century: Saintly Men and Women of Our Own Times, 1916. CatholicSaints.Info. 23 September 2018. Web. 18 November 2018. <>