Growing up in Bohemia, John Neuman dreamed of becoming a missionary priest to a faraway land. John cross the vast Atlantic Ocean while still a seminarian to serve the many immigrants in North America. Landing in New York City with just pennies in his pocket, John trusted completely in God’s providence. Whether he was making visits on horseback or raising money to build schools, John Neumann loved being with the people. Get to know this intelligent, humble and hard working saint who served God first as a priest and later as the fourth bishop to Philadelphia. Paper.