Blessed James Bonnaud

Blessed James Bonnaud

James Bonnaud


  • Death: 09/02/1792
  • Nationality (place of birth): France

Father James Julius Bonnaud (1740-1792) was a native of Haiti who entered the Society in 1758 and taught in Brittany. He finished studying theology in Flanders and then returned to Paris and joined the diocese. He wrote tracts and booklets against the revolutionaries and their anti-papal Civil Constitutions, making himself a target for the revolutionaries.

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Originally Collected and edited by: Tom Rochford,SJ