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Missionary saint

Patron Saints: A feast of holy cards
Barbara Calamari and Sandra DiPasqua

Harry N. Abrams, £15.95 (978-0-8109-9402-7)
Church Times Bookshop  £14.35

St Peter Claver, a Spanish Jesuit (1580-1654) went to Colombia as a missionary and stayed there for 44 years as “a slave of the slave”. From the book.

 

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