Junipero Serra

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Spanish missionary who founded Franciscan missions in California (1713-1784)

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LOS ANGELES, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Vatican today confirmed that Pope Francis will canonize Blessed Junipero Serra on September 23, 2015 outside the National Shrine in Washington D.
Gomez has also been invited to speak at the Pontifical North American College, Rome's American seminary, during Pope Francis' first visit there for a special conference on Saturday, May 2, honoring Blessed Junipero Serra.
Caption: Blessed Junipero Serra is depicted in a copy of an undated oil-on-canvas painting by Franciscan Fr.
The parish, named for Blessed Junipero Serra, founder of California's missions in the 18th century, contains nearly 2,700 families.
The patron of their work is Blessed Junipero Serra, O.
Mariano Biasio, first pastor of Blessed Junipero Serra Catholic Church and a former Paraclete High School teacher and coach.