St. Paul Miki: Japanese and Jesuit

with Fr. Greg Gerhart

One of 26 martyrs, St. Paul Miki was a Japanese Jesuit who was martyred for refusing to deny the Catholic faith. Upon his death, he pardoned his executioners and offered a perfect display of faith, hope, and charity.

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Fr. Greg Gerhart is a priest for the Diocese of Austin. Before entering seminary, Fr. Greg graduated from Texas A&M University and worked at The Pines, a Catholic youth camp in East Texas. He is currently studying Moral Theology and Bioethics and is also interested in Liturgy and Social Justice. Fr. Greg enjoys playing sports and is a member of the soccer team at the North American College.