by / on October 15, 2009 at 12:30 pm / in Roman Catholic Missions

Christopher Columbus

The first attempt to carry the Gospel to Japan was made by Columbus. Nearly 2 centuries before the discoverer of America set out upon his memorable voyage, a Venetian merchant, who was confined in a prison of Genoa, the city that after wards became the birthplace of Columbus. The prisoner, who had spent many years traveling though distant lands, was […]

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