Two Majorcan saints with very different origins

Two major figures in the Roman Catholic tradition come from the tiny Mediterranean island of Majorca or Mallorca. They were very different.
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William J. Hamblin is Professor of History at Brigham Young University,
 specializing in the ancient and medieval Near East. His first novel The Book of Malchus, (co-
authored with Neil Newell) was published in 2010.