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Today I continue my exploration of saints named John with three you’ve probably heard of but may know nothing about. That was certainly the case with me before I looked them up!   John (and Paul) (4th century) If you’re like me and you grew up in a parish with a priest who had a ...read more
Say the name Junípero Serra in American church circles and you are likely to get a mixed set of reactions. Some will tell you he is the saintly Franciscan who evangelized what is today the U.S. Others will tell you this is the man who forced the natives to convert by confining them to the ...read more