Monday, November 24, 2014

This Day in Christian History: November 24

This Day in Christian History: November 24


November 24, 1838 - Franois Blanchet arrives in Oregon. 

Franois Blanchet was a Canadian Sulpician missionary. He spend over 45 years planting churches in the American Northwest. He is known as the "Apostle of Oregon" for the work he accomplished in the territory, and there is a Catholic school in Salem, OR named after him.

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  2. Thanks for stopping by, Owen. Glad you enjoyed it!

    Amber Schamel
    Bringing HIStory to Life
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