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4 edition of A modern Saint Christopher found in the catalog.

A modern Saint Christopher

or, The brothers.

by Rose Porter

  • 97 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by A. D. F. Randolph & Company in New York .
Written in English

Edition Notes

StatementBy Rose Porter.
LC ClassificationsPZ3.P834 M, PS2649.P4775 M
The Physical Object
Pagination231 p.
Number of Pages231
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6990858M
LC Control Number07037746

  Saint Christopher and the Gravedigger (Book): Cookson, Catherine: Gravedigger John Gascoigne lives in Downfell Hurst with his wife, Florrie, their three children and his mother, Gran. John is a deep thinker but extremely taciturn--a man of few words and many grunts. Which is why everyone is alarmed when he's hit on the head by a cricket ball, and it suddenly seems as if the words won't stop. St Christopher's Inn, London Bridge - Hostel is rated "Good" by our guests. Take a look through our photo library, read reviews from real guests and book now with our Price Guarantee. We’ll even let you know about secret offers and sales when you sign up to our s: Pewter pocket medal, dimensional center design in blue epoxy; Saint Christopher Protect Us St. Christopher, the patron saint of safe travel; ' medal shows St. Christopher holding the Christ child on his shoulder. Saint Christopher Pewter Pocket Token by Bob Siemon.

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I bought this book as a gift for a good friend of mine, whose first name is Christopher, so he could read it to his grandchildren. It's a darling story of how Saint Christopher came to be, very colorful pictures, easy to understand, creative and makes the mind work, so is a wonderful coffee table book or for your child's bedroom, or rooms where /5(26).

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Saint Christopher book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.5/5(2). Saint Christopher became one of the most popular patron saints for travelers in the Middle Ages. In the book of hours by the Spitz Master, the miniature of this scene precedes an intercessory prayer to Saint Christopher.

The miniature is characterized by an intimate, even playful quality. Saint Christopher (Greek: Ἅγιος Χριστόφορος, Ágios Christóforos) is venerated by several Christian denominations as a martyr killed in the reign of the 3rd-century Roman Emperor Decius (reigned –) or alternatively under the Roman Emperor Maximinus II Daia (reigned –).

There appears to be confusion due to the similarity in names "Decius" and "Daia". Saint Christopher, the patron saint of travellers, was a third or fourth-century Christian man who became a martyr following his death during the reign of Roman Emperor Decius or alternatively during the reign of Emperor Maximinus II Dacian.

The confusion arises due to the similarities between the names of the two monarchs. Saint Christopher is one of the most popular Catholic Christian heroes of the Faith.

He is a saint, indeed listed as a martyr. He may have also been named Reprobus. He apparently died under the Roman Emperor Decius, in AD. Most Catholics refer to him as Saint Christopher anyway, and his medals. Similar Posts Sorted in order of similarity: Septem Pentecost For The Zombie Apocalypse.

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Christopher is the patron saint of the following additional causes: Athletes, mariners, travelers, against lightning, bachelors, boatmen, soldiers, floods, a holy death, drivers, sailors, transportation workers. Images of St. Christopher often depict the following.

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Fantastic weight and quality. Pendant Material: Solid sterling silver. Dimensions: " x " (34mm x 26mm) Weight of medal: Grams. Saint Christopher and the Gravedigger by Catherine Cookson was found in the attic after her death.

This story does not disappoint. It deals with the local gravedigger, John who gets hit on the head and startsto see and talk to Saint Christopher. There is a connect between John's job and Saint Christopher. It is set in a rural village/5(61).

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Ultimately beheaded for helping magick a palm tree into being. Saint Christopher, (flourished 3rd century; Western feast day July 25; Eastern feast day May 9), legendary martyr of the early church. Venerated as one of the 14 Auxiliary Saints (Holy Helpers), he is the patron saint of travelers and, beginning in the 20th century, of motorists.

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