This was a very dangerous occupation at the time as England was very anti-Catholic.
He was arrested after the Titus Oates plot was fabricated to stir up even more hatred. King Louis XIV managed to intervene and had him extradited to France and saved him from a death worse than fate.
He decided to die from natural causes shortly after.
St CLAUDE-LA-COLUMBIERE FACTS AND FIGURES
Name : CLAUDE-LA-COLUMBIERE
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : CLAUDE-DE-LA-COLOMIERE
Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : saint
In charge of : Unknown at present
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Celebration or Feast Day : February 15th
Birth and Death Dates : 1641-1682
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Popularity index : 708