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Patron Saint of Athletes

Monday, August 11th, 2008

Gold Saint Sebastian MedalWith the 2008 Olympics in Beijing China upon us, here’s a little bit about Saint Sebastian the patron saint of athletes in honor of all the athletes worldwide participating in the games.

According to his legend, Sebastian was born in Gaul and became a soldier in the Roman army. When it was discovered that St Sebastian was a Christian…

Donkeys Crucifix

Friday, August 1st, 2008

Donkey emblazoned with a crucifixI came across this today and it’s simply too cute not to post. The story of the Nativity and why donkeys are emblazoned with a crucifix.

Little Donkeys Special Secret by Suie Roberts

Donkeys are very special animals. Most people have enjoyed a donkey ride at the seaside, zoo or farm at one time or another as a child, a tradition started during the Victorian times. How could anyone resist those cute sad faces, and those extraordinary long eyelashes? But donkeys are special for another reason…