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These gripping texts and dramatic images bring you the exciting stories of some of the Church's greatest saints. Along with them, you'llÂ embark upon the adventure of holiness, learning from their example how to embrace wholeheartedly God's unique mission for your own life.
In this spectacular graphic novel you'll meet:
- St. Anthony of Padua, the brilliant young Franciscan friar whose deepest desire was to be a martyr for Christ.
- St. Ava, the young girl born blind, whose great faith in the Lord led Him to restore her vision.
- St. Samson, the humble monk who, legend claims, slew a fierce dragon, saving the people of Wales fromÂ Â Â Â destruction.
- St. Bernadette, the fourteen-year-old girl whose 19th-century visions of the Blessed Mother in Lourdes, France, continue to inspire pilgrimages and devotions to this day.
- St. Charles Lwanga, the African courtier who, for the sake of the Faith, defied his wicked king, knowing it would cost him his life.
Join these remarkable saints as they boldly pursue lives of holiness. Let their profound faith and unwavering devotion to God's will inspire and sustain you as you confront (more...)