Saint John Eudes -
Saint John Eudes was born in 1601, some time after France had been torn apart by the revolt of the Huguenots. From 1638 until 1642, Saint John, with his brethren in religion, was engaged in preaching missions in the dioceses of Bayeux and Lisieux. He was the founder of the Congregation of Jesus and Mary (Eudists) and the Sisters of Our Lady of Charity.
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