John of San Francisco #60

John of San Francisco #60
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John of San Francisco-St. John was born in 1896 in the Kharkov region in Russia and reposed in 1966 in San Francisco. In 1921 he and his family fled to Serbia with other Russia exiles. While there he became a monk and soon was ordained a priest. In 1934 he was made Bishop of Shanghai where he served till the communists came to power in the 50?s. While there he served the Russian mission and the Chinese people. As was the custom with the Chinese, many babies (especially girl babies) were abandon and he would rescue them.
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