Saint Alphonsus Rodriguez
- Confessor, Jesuit (1531-1617).
Saint Alphonsus Rodriguez was born in Spain in 1531, of a commercial household of Segovia, the third of eleven children. When Alphonsus was eleven years old, he and his older brother were sent to a Jesuit college which had just been founded. His religious life was spent primarily as a porter in a Jesuit college on the island of Majorca.
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