34 Results
34 Results
Joan of Arc —Stanley, Diane.
Book
1998
3 available of 6 items

A biography of the fifteenth-century peasant girl who led a French army to victory against the English and was burned at the stake for witchcraft.

The holy twins : Benedict and Scholastica —Norris, Kathleen, 1947-
Book
2001
0 available of 2 items

Twins Benedict and Scholastica grew up to be saints, living different lives, yet together they created the Rule of St. Benedict.

Joan of Arc —Poole, Josephine.
Book
1998
5 available of 5 items

A biography of the fifteenth-century peasant girl who led a French army to victory against the English, witnessed the crowning of King Charles VII, and was later burned at the stake for witchcraft.

Saints and angels —Llewellyn, Claire.
Book
2003
3 available of 3 items

A collection of brief profiles and pictures of nearly thirty saints, descriptions of different kinds of angels, profiles of three specific angels, and a calendar of feast days.

Joan of Arc —Bull, Angela, 1936-
Book
2000
6 available of 6 items

A biography of the fifteenth-century peasant girl who led a French army to victory against the English, witnessed the crowning of King Charles VII, and was later burned at the stake for witchcraft.

Francis, the poor man of Assisi —DePaola, Tomie, 1934-
Book
1982
5 available of 5 items

A biography of the wealthy young Italian who gave away all his possessions to become a wandering preacher and protector of animals.

Mary : the mother of Jesus —DePaola, Tomie, 1934-
Book
1995
0 available of 2 items

Sitting like a saint : Catholic mindfulness for kids —Bottaro, Gregory, author.
Book
2018
0 available of 3 items

"A fun, accessible guide to mindfulness for children. Beautifully illustrated, Sitting like a saint introduces children to the great saints of the Catholic faith, while helping them develop skills equally as important as...

The legend of Saint Nicholas —Demi.
Book
2003
2 available of 4 items

Recounts pivotal events in the history and life of Saint Nicholas, including how he came to be associated with Christmas and Santa Claus.

The last snake in Ireland : a story about St. Patrick —MacGill-Callahan, Sheila.
Book
1999
2 available of 6 items

Before he becomes a saint, Patrick drives all the snakes but one out of Ireland and that last one he throws into Scotland's Loch Ness.

Beyond the myth : the story of Joan of Arc —Brooks, Polly Schoyer.
Book
1990
3 available of 3 items

Places the life of the fifteenth-century girl who has become a French national symbol within the social, religious, and political context of her time.

St. Patrick's Day —Freeman, Dorothy Rhodes.
Book
1992
2 available of 6 items

Describes the celebration of Saint Patrick's Day which honors the patron saint of Ireland.

The man who loved books —Fritz, Jean.
Book
1981
1 available of 2 items

A brief biography of the Irish saint who was known for his love of books and his missionary work throughout Scotland.

Clare and Francis —Visconti, Guido.
Book
2004
1 available of 1 items

Reviews the lives and works of two members of Assisi society, Francis and Clare, who renounced their wealth and founded religious orders dedicated to relying on God and living in peace, poverty, and humility.

Constantine : ruler of Christian Rome —Morgan, Julian, 1958-
Book
2003
1 available of 1 items

Describes the life and reign of the fourth-century Roman emperor, known for his struggle to reform the empire and for his promulgation of Christianity.

Saints : lives & illuminations —Sanderson, Ruth.
Book
2003
3 available of 3 items

Provides brief stories from the lives of forty Christian saints of the first millenium.

Patrick : patron saint of Ireland —DePaola, Tomie, 1934-
Book
1992
5 available of 17 items

Relates the life and legends of Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland.

Christopher : the holy giant —DePaola, Tomie, 1934-
Book
1994
1 available of 2 items

As Reprobus carries a child across a river one stormy night, the boy gets heavier and heavier until Reprobus feels he is carrying the world on his shoulders--thus goes the legend of the name Christ-bearer, or Christopher...

Brother sun, sister moon : the stories of St. Francis —Mayo, Margaret.
Book
1999
1 available of 1 items

The story of St. Francis of Assisi, who rejected his wealthy background to lead a life of poverty, good works, and kindness to animals.

A gift from Saint Francis : the first crèche —Cole, Joanna.
Book
1989
9 available of 9 items

Traces the life of the Italian who turned his back on his family's wealth to help the poor and teach about God. Discusses Francis' role in the making of the first crèche.

1 2