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St JOHN-OF-BRITTO

Christian Saint

Jesuit Missionary and Martyr who went off to India to convert the Hindus.

He made extensive preparations and immersed himself in the culture as best he could, but it all went wrong. We present his case notes:

Choose the right robes to go with the prevailing caste system. I need to appear as someone important. Fine. Check.

Hmmm. Baptism goes down well. Mostly thanks to the sacred Ganges River.

Now for this prince — I’ll just have a word about monogamy and get him to discard all those superfluous wives...

What’s gone wrong? I can’t understand why I am in prison under a death sentence...

St JOHN-OF-BRITTO FACTS AND FIGURES

Name : JOHN-OF-BRITTO
Location : Worldwide Christianity
Gender : Male
Type : saint
In charge of :
Celebration or Feast Day : Unknown at present
Birth and Death Dates : 1647-1693
Good/Evil Rating : Unknown at present
Pronunciation : Coming soon
Alternative names : None known
Popularity index : 68
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Article last updated on 25 February 2006 by the Godchecker Team.

Editors: Peter J Allen, Chas Saunders

References: Coming soon.

Cite this article:

Saunders, Chas, and Peter J. Allen, eds. "John-of-britto: Christian Saint (Christian mythology) ." Godchecker. Godchecker/CID, 25 Feb. 2006. Web. 2 October 2014.

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