Saints Chronicles Collection 2
ISBN: 1622826760
EAN13: 9781622826766
Language: English
Pages: 120
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback

Saints Chronicles Collection 2

Book Overview
This graphic novel series for young adults brings vividly to life the stories of courageous Christians from the earliest days of Christianity to modern times. Each volume is packed with engaging texts and dramatic images depicting the stirring missions of these brave Christian souls.
Editor Reviews
From the front Cover In this handsome graphic novel, you'll join some of the world's greatest saints in their inspiring ¬‚¬ and often exciting and even dangerous ¬‚¬ quests for holiness. These thrilling stories and stunning images found here will captivate you and fascinate readers of all ages. Here you'll meet: St. Nicholas, the orphaned boy who generously ministered to the sick and the poor, and eventually became the wise and just bishop of Myra. St. Francis of Assisi, the rough soldier who put down his weapons, renounced his possessions, and went on to establish two great religious orders. St. Brigid of Ireland, the young girl who fled from an impending, arranged marriage to become a nun, and devote her life completely to the Lord. St. Pachomius, the Roman soldier who became a Christian and ventured into the Egyptian desert to pray, establishing there numerous monasteries. St. Anne Line, the gentle Catholic convert in the Protestant England who was arrested and cruelly executed for hiding fellow Catholics from murderous anti-Catholic government agents. Embark here on great adventures of the Christian Life! These gripping stories of Catholic heroes call on each of us to follow bodly God's unique plan for our lives, and, as did the saints, to reach the very heights of holiness.