Born Giovanni di Pietro di Bernardone and later nicknamed ‘Francesco’ meaning the Frenchman, St Francis of Assisi is one of the most celebrated saints in the Catholic Church. He was the son of a prosperous silk trader and a mother of noble extraction. In his youth, the young Francis enjoyed the life of opulence afforded by his father’s wealth, which is rather interesting because he would later… Read more.
Many people wrongly believe that the patron saint of England, Saint George, is of English heritage. However, despite being the symbol of the famed English principles of gallantry, chivalry and honor, George’s roots have nothing to do with England. Additionally, the life story of St. George as we know it today is not based on verifiable facts for the simple reason that very little or nothing at… Read more.
Blindness affects many people around the world. Blind people, however, are just as capable as anyone else. Faith is an important factor for the blind. Faith helps guide them where they cannot see. Faith protects them from the dangers they do not see coming. Faith helps them achieve greatness as anyone else does. Faith in God and the saints helps blind people see in their minds and souls. Blindness… Read more.
- Julia D Palmer
This past august 19th my daughter's house went up for sale and she buried Saint Joseph in the front yard, according to the directions. 5 hours later, while the real estate lady was putting up the sale… Read more.
I just wanted to say thanks for the inspiration that you have given me. We read the prayers together in the family and it felt great. I hope that you have a great day.
I just wanted to say thanks for the inspiration that you have given me. We read the prayers together in the family and it felt great. I hope that you have a great day. Best wishes Fred
Hello St-JosephStatue I just sold my house - and it's all thanks to St Joseph and his blessing. I buried the statue only 20 hours before I got my best offer, and now its sold. Thank you, and thanks… Read more.
I had heard the story of burying St Joseph in your yard to sell your house. I was visiting a friend who gave me the statue prior to putting up the house for sale. After 9 days on market, we had no… Read more.