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Born at Rheims, France in 1651.  After ordination to the priesthood, he devoted himself to the education of boys and founding schools for the poor.  He and his companions formed a religious congregation and suffered much because of it. He died at Rouen in 1719.

FEAST DAY: April 7

PATRON OF: Educators, teachers, school principals.

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