Saints by Barbara Calamari
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By Barbara Calamari


Ancient & Modern

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Saints by Barbara Calamari

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Journey through time as Saints reveals the wonder and power of God through full color illustrations, images and inspirational prayers. For more than two thousand years, the Christian saints have had great influence worldwide. They lived full, passionate lives and remain compelling examples of God's work here on Earth. Now, this new, inspiring collection of biographies reveals the legendary stories, little-known facts, and inspiring beliefs of some of the best-loved saints. Saints explores a select group of these individuals whose influence can be felt profoundly in the modern day. Each profile includes a biography with patronage and feast dates throughout the world, along with prayers both to and about each saint. These saints inspired countless classic artworks and you'll also learn the symbols used to identify each. From the patience of Saint Joseph and independence of Saint Ursula, to the boldness of Saint Joan of Arc and the love of Saint Pio, God's grace and power is made evident to us all. Despite the tumultuous times in which these saints lived, they remained uniquely themselves on the path to holiness, making this collection especially real and relevant today. Whether you aspire to follow in the footsteps of the saints, or just want to learn more about these men and women, you'll find Saints a stimulating read and the perfect gift for others. "

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780670038497
ISBN-10: 0670038490
Format: Hardback
(238mm x 136mm x 21mm)
Imprint: Penguin USA
Publisher: Penguin Putnam Inc
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Barbara Calamari

Barbara Calamari is a freelance writer who has worked in film and television. She lives in New York City.Sandra DiPasqua is a graphic designer and art director.

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