Venerable Johann Philipp Jeningen

Venerable Johann Philipp JeningenAlso known as

  • Apostle of the Ries

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Johann joined the Jesuits on 19 January 1663 in Landsberg, Germany; he made his solemn vows on 2 February 1677. Ordained a priest on 11 June 1672. Popular and successful missionary, his work at the shrine of Our Lady of Schönenberg brought so many pilgrims to the site that a new church had to be built to serve them all.

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Beatified

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MLA Citation

  • “Venerable Johann Philipp Jeningen“. CatholicSaints.Info. 25 June 2021. Web. 24 September 2021. <>