Saints related to Patron-of-military-chaplains

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  • St. John of Capistrano
    St. John was born in Capistrano, Italy in 1385. He began his career as a lawyer, but joined the Franciscans after a failed attempt at peacekeeping left him time to reflect in prison. He became a disciple of St. Bernadine of Siena and preached penance throughout much of Europe.