With thousands of listings of patron saints, Patron Saints: Saints for Every Member of Your Family, Every Profession, Every Ailment, Every Emergency, and Even Every Amusement will help you find heavenly helpers for just about every profession, every ailment, every cause, as well as many of God’s creatures in the animal kingdom.
Authoritative and wide-ranging, informative, entertaining, and full of surprises, Patron Saints will help make the saints part of your everyday life. It can invigorate your faith, increase your devotion to the saints, and help sustain you through any rough patch that comes your way. And it’s ideal for Confirmation candidates who are trying to pick a new name.
Each entry explains why the saint is patron of whatever he or she is patron of, includes a summary of the saint’s life, and highlights unusual or little-known facts about the saint. The book includes an index for easy reference, as well as a liturgical calendar that lists the feasts days of the patron saints.
- item# 767823
- 252 pages
- 5.2 x 0.9 x 7.9 inches