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The long road of Father Serra.

Theodore Maynard

The long road of Father Serra.

by Theodore Maynard

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Published by Staples Press in London .
Written in English


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  Long Road from Quito presents a fascinating portrait of David Gaus, an unlikely trailblazer with deep ties to the University of Notre Dame and an even more compelling postgraduate life. Gaus is co-founder, with his mentor Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, /5(2). Father Junípero Serra was born Miguel José Serra in on the small Spanish island of Mallorca. As a priest, Father Serra traveled to the New Spain colonial territory of Mexico in to devote himself to missionary work. Appointed head of the Spanish missions in , he established his first mission in what is now the state of California.

  Biography of Father Serra Father Junipero Serra was born in Novem He was born on the Island of Majorca off of the coast of Spain. He wanted to become a Missionary. It was his dream to become a missionary. He wanted to go to the New World but he was too young. Father Francisco Palou went with him in August of   A really old diary. A really old diary of Father Junipero Serra. Viltis, a less grasping and a holier hunter-of-relics than I, contacted the donor and arranged for the diary to go where it belonged—to one of Father Serra’s beloved missions and home of the .

The Carmel Mission was the second Spanish mission built in California, founded J , by Father Junipero full name, Mission San Carlos de Borromeo de Carmelo is for Saint Charles Borromeo, the Bishop of Milan who died in Credits and Information Sources. Most of the factual information and images for this biography were obtained from the book, Junípero Serra's Legacy, by Morton J. unately, this fine book is out of print, but is still available online as a used book from Amazon or Barnes & Noble.. Additional information on Father Serra was obtained from the Catholic Encyclopedia Web site.


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The long road of Father Serra Hardcover – January 1, by Theodore Maynard (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 5/5(1). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Maynard, Theodore, Long road of Father Serra.

London: Staples Press,© (OCoLC) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Maynard, Theodore, Long road of Father Serra. New York, Appleton-Century-Crofts [] (OCoLC) Steven W.

Hackel's groundbreaking biography, Junípero Serra: California's Founding Father, is the first to remove Serra from the realm of polemic and place him within the currents of history. Born into a poor family on the Spanish island of Mallorca, Serra joined the Franciscan order and rose to prominence as a priest and professor through his Cited by: 6.

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Available in the National Library of Australia collection. Author: Maynard, Theodore, ; Format: Book; p.: illus. ; 22 cm. The long road of Father Serra / by Theodore Maynard |. The Long Road Home is more enjoyable than I expected.

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Serra joined College of San Fernando, a missionary school in Mexico City, but he didn't stay long. He volunteered for the Sierra Gorda missions inwhich were located in the lands of Pame.

The Long Road Home is a romance novel written by Danielle book was released to commercial success, despite receiving unfavorable critical reviews. It is Steel's 42nd : Danielle Steel. Serra founded nine mission stations along the coast from San Diego to San Francisco.

Eventually 21 missions were established. Father Serra was a dedicated, energetic supervisor of missions, keeping discipline and zeal alive by constant visitations throughout the mission system.

Father Serra was born Miguel Jose Serra on Novemat Petra on the island of Mallorca in Spain. At he entered the Franciscan Order of the Catholic Church, a group of priests who follow the teachings of St. Francis of Assisi.

Some 1, miles south of San Juan Capistrano, Father Junipero Serra is one popular guy. The Franciscan priest who cemented European culture in California, paving the way for everything that the. Father Serra set out with them to establish missions Serra's blessing of the site of Mission San Diego de Alcala on Jmarked the beginning of the European settlement of California Between the years of andFather Serra made six voyages by sea totaling 5, miles.

The greatest role model for Father Serra was Las Casas. No one championed the cause of human rights for Indians more than this pioneering Dominican priest.

Horrified by the way the Indians were treated by Spaniards, he was vociferous in his belief that their barbaric practices were anti-Christian. This had a great impact on Father Serra. The Paperback of the The Long Road Home (TV Tie-In): A Story of War and Family by Martha Raddatz at Barnes & Noble.

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Biography of Father Serra. J California Missions. On Nov. 24,Miquel José Serra was born in the island town of Petra, Mallorca, off the coast of Spain. His parents were deeply religious and Miquel attended a Catholic school in town run by members of the Franciscan order.

The Franciscans were founded by St. Francis of Assisi. The information about The Long Road Home shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

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Hackel, a history professor at the University of California, Riverside, and the author of “Junípero Serra: California’s Founding Father,” wrote in his book that the newly.

Generations of American schoolchildren have been taught to think of Father Junípero Serra as California’s benevolent founding father, a humble Franciscan monk who left .Junipero Serra () A priest in the Franciscan order of the Catholic Church, Junipero Serra was a driving force in the Spanish conquest and colonization of what is now the state of California.The Long Road Home - eBook () by Lori Wick5/5(4).