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Flashcards in EXAM - Saints Deck (13):
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baptizing/converting Asians and Indians

Francis Xavier

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Patron of journalism and letters; Bishop of Geneva, counseled Christians, turned away beliefs of Calvanism

Francis de Sales

3

widowed; friends with St. Francis de Sales, congregation of the Visitation, daughters of prayer

Jane de Chantal

4

ministered to poor, especially young boys, Started Salesians order

St. John Bosco

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Saint of Widows, founded the sisters of Charity

Louise de Marrilac

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Patron of Beggars, worked in Peru, first Black Saint in America

Martin de Porres

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captured by Pirates; Saint of Charity

Vincent de Paul

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founded Christian brothers, Patron of Teachers

John Baptist de la Salle

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Patron of Parish Priests, listened to hours of confessions

John Vianney

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Patron of Orphans, visions of sacred heart, very devoted, very sickly but cured after seeing vision of the sacred heart

Margaret Mary Alacoque

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ministered to slaves in Columbia and in the West Indies

Peter Claver

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Mary came to her in visions

Bernadette Soubirous

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Patron of North America, helped American Indians,martyred

Isaac Jogues