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Other Names:
Giuseppe Freinademetz, Jozef Freinademetz, Joseph of Shantung and Ujoep
Date of Birth:
April 15, 1852
Date of Death:
January 28, 1908
Feast Day:
January 28

Motivated by his deep compassion to the Chinese people, he wrote a catechetical manual in their language.

Saint Joseph risked his life helping the victims of the typhus outbreak which eventually caused him his life.
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Saint Joseph Freinademetz (April 15, 1852 - January 28, 1908) as a member of the Society of the Divine Word, was a missionary in China.