Saint James of Valencia

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Joined the Mercedarians at age 27 at El Puig, Spain. Noted for a austere personal life and ministry to the poor. Sent to Algiers to ransom some prisoners, he decided to preach Christianity in a synagogue. Martyr.

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MLA Citation

  • “Saint James of Valencia“. Saints.SQPN.com. 20 December 2013. Web. 26 December 2014. <>