St. Joseph Freinademetz
The First Saint to Ever Serve in Hong Kong
A Catholic Musical
Airing on Salt and Light TV:
Saturday, Dec. 15th at 8pm ET, repeat 12am ET
Thursday, Dec. 27th at 7:05pm ET, repeat 11:05pm ET
Sunday, Dec. 30th at 8:30pm ET, repeat 12:30am ET
This seasonal musical covers the journey of St. Joseph Freinademetz, a well-known SVD priest from Austria and missionary to China. His primary conviction, "love is the only language that everyone understands," is dramatically demonstrated. As this saint arrived in Hong Kong in 1879, let us begin to celebrate this anniversary of 140 years as well as his tragic passing 110 years ago and his recent canonization just 15 years ago.
Performed in Cantonese with English subtitles.
Want a sneak peek?
Check out this trailer for the live performance in Hong Kong.