Bosco, Saint Giovanni (John)


Bosco, Saint Giovanni (John)
Bosco, Saint Giovanni (John)
Commonly called Don Bosco or John Bosco. Founder of the Salesians, d. 1888

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  • Bosco, Saint John — ▪ Italian educator Italian in full  San Giovanni Melchior Bosco , byname  Don Bosco  born Aug. 16, 1815, Becchi, near Turin, Piedmont, kingdom of Sardinia [Italy] died Jan. 31, 1888, Turin; canonized April 1, 1934; feast day January 31… …   Universalium

  • Saint John — or St. John may refer to:Peopleaintscriptural saints* John the Baptist, who baptised Jesus at the start of Jesus ministry * John the Apostle, one of the twelve apostles of Jesus * John the Evangelist, author of the Gospel of John; in some… …   Wikipedia

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  • John Bosco — Don Bosco redirects here. For other uses, see Don Bosco (disambiguation). John Bosco Confessor; Father and Teacher of Youth Born 16 August 1815(1815 08 16) …   Wikipedia

  • Saint Jean —  Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents saints chrétiens partageant un même nom. Pour les articles homonymes, voir Saint Jean, Jean et Saint John. Saint Jean désigne de nombreux saints des différentes Églises chrétiennes …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Don-Bosco-Kirche — Basilica di Don Bosco (Santuario di Don Bosco) – Basilika am Geburtsort Castelnuovo Don Bosco, Piemont Don Bosco Kirche, bzw. Kirche St. Johannes Bosco nennt man Kirchengebäude, die dem Hl. Giovanni Melchiorre Bosco geweiht sind – Don Bosco… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sesto San Giovanni — Infobox CityIT img coa = Sesto San Giovanni Stemma.png official name = Comune di Sesto San Giovanni region = Lombardy province = Milan (Mi) elevation m = 140 area total km2 = 11 population as of = [2005 [http://demo.istat.it/pop2005/index.html] ] …   Wikipedia

  • Castel San Giovanni — Infobox CityIT img coa = Castelsangiovanni Stemma.gif official name = Comune di Castel San Giovanni name = Castel San Giovanni region = Emilia Romagna province = Piacenza (PC) elevation m = 74 area total km2 = 44 population as of = 2006… …   Wikipedia

  • Liste Johannes Bosco als Namensstifter — Der Name des Hl. Johannes Boscos steht für zahlreiche nach ihm benannte geographische Objekte, Institutionen sowie Bau und Kunstwerke. Aufgrund der unterschiedlichen Sprachräume und sprachlichen Gegebenheiten gibt es zahlreiche Variationen in der …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Salesians of Don Bosco — This article is about the religious order. For schools bearing the name, see Salesian School (disambiguation). The Salesians of Don Bosco (or the Salesian Society, originally known as the Society of St. Francis de Sales) is a Roman Catholic… …   Wikipedia


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