Analysis Of Father Junipero Serra's Nine Missions

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In 1749 Father Junipero Serra and other Franciscan monks sailed to the new world, at the age of fifty-four he was assigned to established missions to be set in Upper California. Father Junipero Serra helped establish the first nine missions. Twelve other missions were founded by other fathers making a total of 21 missions in Alta California. The friars would start to teach the native americans about the christian religion.The ceremony of baptism was introduced which meant that the indians would no longer practice their own religion and would now be christians. Father Junipero Serra taught native americans about religion and other things they didn 't know about. Father Junipero Serra died at the age of 70 in 1784 in Mission San Carlos Borromeo
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