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Saints of Asia : 1500 to the present
AuthorO'Malley, Vincent J.
Pub. LocationHuntington, INPublisherOur Sunday Visitor
Date2007Phys. Desc.221 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
LocationAdmin. OfficeCall NumberBX4659.A8 O63 2007
Saints of Asia : 1500 to the present / Vincent J. O'Malley, C.M.
A collection, organized by feast day, of biographies (1-3 pages long, often with a portrait)of modern-era saints and candidates for sainthood (i.e. "Servants of God") who were born in Asia or ministered extensively in Asia. Scope includes the Middle East (Lebanon, Palestine/Israel, Syria), the Caucasus (Armenia), Russia (Siberia), East Asia (China, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Vietnam), South Asia (India), Southeast Asia (Laos, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand), and Oceania (Australia, Futuna, Guam, Hawai'i, and Papua New Guinea).
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-214) and indexes (by name and country of origin).
Subject(s)Catholic Church--Asia
Christian martyrs--Asia
Christian saints--Biography
Christian saints--Asia--Biography
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute [AEC]Rec. #19264
ISBN1592761739 ; 9781592761739LCCN2007926264OCLC154776668