San Lorenzo Ruiz of Manila Feast Day

Event Name San Lorenzo Ruiz of Manila Feast Day
Start Date 28th Sep 2017 12:00am
End Date
Duration N/A
Description

Saint Lorenzo Ruiz (1600 – 29 September 1637) is a Filipino saint venerated in the Roman Catholic Church. A Chinese-Filipino, he became the country's protomartyr after his execution in Japan by the Tokugawa Shogunate during its persecution of Japanese Christians in the 17th century.

Saint Lorenzo is patron saint of, among others, the Philippines and the Filipino people.

Source: Wikipedia