Venerable Stanislas Henri Verjus

detail of a statue of Venerable Stanislas Henri Verjus, date and artist unknown; Yule Island, Papua New Guinea; swiped from PanoramioAlso known as

  • Stanislaus Verius
  • Apostle of Papua
  • Enrico Battista Stanislao Verjus


Ordained on 1 November 1883. Member of the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Titular Bishop of Limyra and Vicar Apostolic of New Pomerania, Papua New Guinea on 10 May 1889. Co-adjutor of the Apostolic Vicariate of New Guinea on 28 December 1889.




Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Venerable Stanislas Henri Verjus“. CatholicSaints.Info. 28 January 2022. Web. 28 January 2022. <>