Patron Saint of Children and Teenagers, Jesuit Scholars
From privileged pageboy to Jesuit priest.
With a pledge like that it was obvious God had plans for him. His father was not happy having marked him down for an eventual military career.
But for this rather sickly lad, Sainthood was more preferable than Swordsmanship.
Authors: Peter J Allen and Chas Saunders
References: Coming soon.
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Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : Saint or Sage
Celebration or Feast Day : June 21st
Birth and Death Dates : 1568-1591
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 60
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