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Francis Xavier
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

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famous Catholic missionary who (with Ignatius) helped found  the Society of Jesus (commonly known as the Jesuits) and who spread Christianity to the East (1506-1552)
  • On Newcomen bridge the very reverend John Conmee S.J. of saint Francis Xavier's church, upper Gardiner street, stepped on to an outward bound tram.
    Episode 10 — Wandering Rocks (9% in)
  • ...dying sister Miss Julia Morkan at 15 Usher's Island: of his aunt Sara, wife of Richie (Richard) Goulding, in the kitchen of their lodgings at 62 Clanbrassil street: of his mother Mary, wife of Simon Dedalus, in the kitchen of number twelve North Richmond street on the morning of the feast of Saint Francis Xavier 1898: of the dean of studies, Father Butt, in the physics' theatre of university College, 16 Stephen's Green, north: of his sister Dilly (Delia) in his father's house in Cabra.
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (6% in)

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