Saint Companions - for each day
A J Mausolfe & J K Mausolfe
This book is a collection of brief life sketches of some 400 sasints. It presents a panoramic parade of some outstanding heroes and heroines of the Catholic Church, who, by their holy li8ves, untiring labours and sacrifices have, through the centuries, helped to sustain that indestructible marvel.
The galaxy of saints presented here includes people from all walks of life - martyrs, popes priests, abbots, nuns, mystics, thinkers,scholars, educationists, social workers, kings and queens as well as ordinary men and women.
Thoroughly revised and painstakingly reasearched, the book has been appropriately updated to includes of the modern day Saints and Blesseds like Mother Teresa, Padre Pio, Faustina Kowalska, Edith Stein, Danieb of Molokai, Pope John XX111, Pope John Paul 11, James Alberione, Frederic Ozanam, Francisco and Jacinta Marto, besides Joseph Vas, Maria Goretti, Maximilian Kolbe, juriakose Elias Charvara, Alphonsa Mattathupadathu, Timothy Giaccardo and others.
Arranged according to the Church's liturgical calendar, the book includes all Solemnities as well as movable and immovable feasts, the Reflection given for each day provides the reader with inspiring food for thought.