Xavier: Missionary and Saint

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January 19-26

Jeff Johnson, SJ, discusses a documentary he co-wrote and produced on St. Francis Xavier. Listen to this episode
Jeff Johnson, SJ, discusses a documentary he co-wrote and produced on St. Francis Xavier. Narrated by Liam Neeson, “Xavier: Missionary and Saint” traces the saint’s journey from the halls of the University of Paris to his early days as a Jesuit to his misson to India and Japan.

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