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St Augustine Zhao Rong and Companions
9 July 2020 All day
Augustine Zhao Rong was a Chinese soldier who accompanied Bishop John Gabriel Taurin Dufresse of the Paris Foreign Mission Society to his martyrdom in Beijing. Not long after his baptism, Augustine was ordained as a diocesan priest. He was martyred in 1815. Beatified in groups at various times, these 120 martyrs were canonized together in Rome on October 1, 2000.https://www.franciscanmedia.org/saint-augustine-zhao-rong-and-companions/
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