A “fascinating” (HuffPost) tour of the sometimes surprising ancient relics left behind in the modern world, from the Crown of Thrones at Notre Dame to the skeleton of a Roman martyr enshrined in a cathedral in Los Angeles.
Feminist, farmer, abbess, bishop, convent founder and miracle worker, St. Brigid has inspired Irish women and men down through the ages. She cared for the poor, healed the sick, and managed monastic settlements. She became patron saint of revolutionaries and women fighting for their rights.
A fresh, attractive and colourful new guide for children who are preparing to receive the Sacrament of Confirmation. The book is designed to encourage parents, family members and sponsors to become actively involved in this significant milestone in the child’s religious formation and development.