From his early childhood until the day he died, St. John of God was known as someone who followed every impulse of his heart.
The challenge for him was to rush to follow the promptings of the Holy Spirit gave him, not his own human temptations. But unlike many who act impulsively, when John made a decision, no matter how quickly, he stuck with it, no matter what the hardship.
Objective: In this course, students will learn about St. John of God and the incredible life he lived. Students will learn how he came to find his way to the Lord and figured out the path he was meant to follow.
Why did St. John of God spend time in a mental hospital?
Learn this and more in this inspiring course on St. John of God.
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