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July Saints

Saint Junipero Serra (1713-1784) Miguel Jose Serra was born in Petra-Mallora, Majorca. At age 16, he entered the Franciscan Order and took the name Junipero, after Saint Francis’ beloved original companion friar. From his early years, he displayed remarkable brilliance, which led to his becoming a lecturer in philosophy at the university of Palma and […]