Your One-Stop Guide to How Saints Are Made

Your One-Stop Guide to How Saints Are Made

by William Dodds
     
 
Your One-Stop Guide to Making Saints tells how the practice of honoring saints got started and how it developed over the centuries. Along the way, it explains the basics about saints, including the canonization process, the meaning of relics, and why we have patron saints. And in an engaging concluding chapter, the author challenges his readers to aspire to

Overview

Your One-Stop Guide to Making Saints tells how the practice of honoring saints got started and how it developed over the centuries. Along the way, it explains the basics about saints, including the canonization process, the meaning of relics, and why we have patron saints. And in an engaging concluding chapter, the author challenges his readers to aspire to sainthood.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Bill Dodds is the author or co-author of 15 books including The Seeker's Guide to 7 Life-Changing Virtues and Living the Beatitudes Today. Bill writes two columns: "Family" for Columbia magazine, and "Your Aging Parent" with his wife for Catholic News Service. He and his wife have three adult children and live in Mountlake Terrace, Washington.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781569551981
Publisher:
Franciscan Media
Publication date:
08/28/2000
Series:
Your One-Stop Guides Ser.
Product dimensions:
5.24(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.46(d)

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