October 19 – Founding Fathers

St. Isaac Jogues French missionary, born at OrlĂ©ans, France, 10 January, 1607; martyred at Ossernenon, in the present State of New York, 18 October, 1646. He was the first Catholic priest who ever came to Manhattan Island (New York). He entered the Society of Jesus in 1624 and, after having been professor of literature at … Continue reading October 19 – Founding Fathers