Saints Alive! | St. Jean-Gabriel Perboyre

Born one of eight children to a farming family in France, he followed his call to the priesthood to preach the Gospel in China at a time when he knew Christian persecution lie ahead. Following success with his missionary companions, St. Jean-Gabriel Perboyre was martyred by being strangled to death as he hung on a cross. For more about this saint please click on the image. Peace be with you!