Saint John Capistran - Confessor (1385-1456).
Saint John was born near Naples in Italy. He was imprisoned during a war and His property was sold at his command, his ransom paid, and from his prison he entered a monastery. For seven years he practiced great austerities, cared for the sick in the hospitals, and preached on all sides the word of God traveled to France, Austria, Poland and Germany.
Text: CiaoNapoli.com - Picture: magnificat.qc.ca