The letters of Junipero Serra

For the best window on Saint Junipero Serra’s life, please read his diaries, from 1769 to 1784, and the approximately 250 letters that remain. They were translated and published in the 1950s by the Academy of American Franciscan History, now located at Mission San Luis Rey in Oceanside, San Diego County, Calif.

Reference: Serra, Junipero, Writings/Serra, Junípero, Writings of; Tibesar, Antonine, O.F.M., editor, Academy of American Franciscan History, Washington, D.C., 1955 Four volumes

Volume One (1769-1772) Link Click Here

Volume Two (1773-1775) Link Click Here

Volume Three (1776-1780) Link Click Here

Volume Four(1781-1782) Link Click Here

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Confession / Confesiones:
Saturday/Sábado 4:00 P.M. in the garden
Eucharistic Adoration/
Adoración Eucarística:
Serra Chapel / Capilla Junípero Serra
Monday 6:00 A.M.- Thursday 6:00 A.M. 
de Lunes 6:00 A.M. a Jueves 6:00 A.M. 

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By Appointment Only / Por Cita Solamente

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Thursday Closed from 1-2:30 P.M.


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