In The Book of Saints, you'll learn about the fascinating lives (and sometimes untimely deaths) of more than 85 saints-and the miracles ascribed to them. In this authoritative new edition, you'll find rare quotes, little-known facts, and captivating stories of heroism and personal sacrifice, including:
- Traditional Saints
- European, African, and Asian Saints
- Soon-to-be Saints
- Disappearing Saints
From Mary, the mother of Jesus, to early European saints like Saint Valentine, to modern men and women who are now being considered for sainthood, The Book of Saints reveals the personalities and piety of these intriguing people--and the ways in which their unwavering devotion to God
|Publisher:||Fall River Press|
|Product dimensions:||6.30(w) x 7.30(h) x 1.30(d)|
About the Author
Jenny Schroedel (Chicago, Il) is a columnist for Boundless Webzine and has published numerous articles about spirituality and practical life. She is the author of The Everything® Mary Book and a children's book, The Blackbird's Nest: Saint Kevin of Ireland.
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The Book of Saints: Inspirational Stories and Little-Known Facts based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
I'm enjoying it. Some things I've known and other details I haven't heard of before. Respectfully told. A good read on this All Saint's Day.