Apr 28

Saint Peter Chanel

April 28th XIX century

Pedro (Masculino)
People named Pedro use to celebrate 29-Jun:
Saint Peter Apostle
Other saints
Other saints named Pedro
en Cuet, in current France
April 28th
de la Sociedad de María
Saint Peter Chanel, priest of the society of Mary and martyr, who devoted his Ministry to serve farmers and children, but then was sent with some companions to evangelize the Western Pacific, arrived at the island of Futuna, where there were no Christians and, despite the many difficulties encountered his unique meekness converted some, among whom there was the son of the King of the place, who, furious, sent him to kill, being the first martyr of Oceania. Roman martyrology