John Bosco

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Saint John Bosco
Don Bosco @ Torino, 1880 (original).jpg
Priest, Confessor, Foonder,
"Faither an Teacher o Youth"
Born 16 August 1815(1815-08-16)
Castelnuovo d'Asti, Piedmont, Kinrick o Sardinie
Dee'd 31 Januar 1888(1888-01-31) (aged 72)
Turin, Kinrick o Italy
Veneratit in Catholic Kirk
Anglican Communion[1]
Beatified 2 Juin 1929[2], Roum by Pius XI
Canonised 1 Apryle 1934, Roum by Pius XI
Major shrine Basilica o Oor Leddy Help o Christians, Turin, Italy
Feast 31 Januar
Patronage

John Bosco (Italian: Giovanni Melchiorre Bosco; 16 August 1815[3] – 31 Januar 1888),[4][5][6] popularly kent as Don Bosco [ˌdɔm ˈbɔsko], wis an Italian Roman Catholic priest, eddicator an writer o the 19t century.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Holy Men and Holy Women" (PDF). Churchofengland.org. 
  2. "CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: St. John Bosco (Don Bosco)". www.newadvent.org. 
  3. Lemoyne, Amadei & Ceria 1965–1988, Volume I, 1815 – 1840, p. 26
  4. Coulter, Myers & Varacalli 2012
  5. "Saint of the Day, 31 January: John Bosco". SaintPatrickDC.org. Retrieved 2012-03-09. 
  6. "St. John Bosco | Italian educator". Encyclopedia Britannica (in Inglis). Retrieved 11 March 2018.