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Tag: Who was John of Ávila?

  • John of Ávila

    St John (1499 -1569) was born into a wealthy and pious family in Almodovar del Campo, Spain. His father was a Catholic convert. At 14, he started a law degree but failed to finish. For the next three years, he lived a life of severe piety. With the guidance of a Franciscan Friar, he resumed…