Popular Catholic Saints For Kids

Popular Catholic Saints For Kids

Some decades ago, Catholic families were required to name their children after saints, and saint names for boys and girls were rather popular. Consequently, John and Mary held the top spot in the baby name list in the United States for many years. And recently, parents who aren’t even religiously inclined have begun to take …

200 Ecstatic And Divine Saint Names For Girls and Boys

Saint names for girls and boys sound very spiritual and divine. MomJunction brings you a list of 200 saint names for babies inspired from saints.

Catholic Saints for kids

List of the top ten popular Catholic saints for kids with inspirational religious teachings

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How to Use the St. Benedict Medal

Benedict medal is one of the most popular among Catholics, and there are many indulgences associated with this medal which you can read about here. There are also spiritual benefits associated with the pious use of the medal including warding off

Saint Patrick is celebrated in the United States as well as Ireland where he’s known for being a patron saint and national apostle of Ireland. St Patrick is credited with bringing Christianity to Ireland. Most of what is known about him comes from his two works; the Confessio, a spiritual autobiography, and his Epistola, a denunciation of British mistreatment of Irish Christians.

MARCH: Bringing Christianity to Ireland. Saint Patrick may also have had a hand in Christianizing the Picts and the Anglo-Saxons. He is Ireland's Patron Saint. It is believed that he died on March

Pope Infographic - he isn't changing the direction of The Church. The Church is heated in the same direction that it had for the last 2000 years. Other than that, I agree with this.

Pope Francis: The Greatest Modern Pope?

After 1 year this is a bit premature. But still its pretty beautifully compiled even though it has obviously NOT been compiled by a Catholic source!

Saint James the Greater (i.e. 'the Elder') was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus. His remains are held in Santiago de Compostela in Galicia (Spain). The traditional pilgrimage to the grave of the saint, known as the "Way of St. James" (Camino de Santiago), has been the most popular pilgrimage for Western European Catholics from the early Middle Ages onwards.

July Saint James the Greater (i. 'the Elder') was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus. He was the first of the Apostles to be martyred and was beheaded. His remains are held in Santiago de Compostela in Galicia (Spain).

As a young 14 year old girl, Bernadette Soubirous had 18 visions of the Blessed Lady in a grotto in the outskirts of Lourdes. Although doubted at the time, she was later canonised by the Catholic Church. Lourdes has become one of the most popular locations of religious pilgrimage. Many believe in the curatives powers of the spring waters, and 67 healings have been authenticated.

Bernadette Soubirous - A Young Girl's Vision Of The Virgin Mary The True Story Of The Miracle Of Lourdes

Bernadette Soubirous was born on the January 1844 in Lourdes France. She was the eldest of five children.