Saint Francis Xavier - Jesuit Missionary to the Orient (1506-1552).
In Rome, Francis again went to a hospital to serve the sick, he also visited the prisons to encourage and console the poor inmates. The gift of tongues and miracles accompanied him everywhere. From India he went to Japan. He baptized ten thousand a single month in and he saw to the building of forty-five churches. It was on December 2, 1552, that the Apostle of the Indies died on China.
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