Christians Courageous


Adventurous stories of Christians through the centuries, and the courage and zeal they demonstrated in clinging to their Faith. Makes a great gift for Confirmation! 

  • Paperback
  • Aloysius Roche
  • Originally published in 1955
  • Stories Include:
    • The pagan actor whose mockery of the Faith led him to convert and even die a Christian martyr
    • The blind boy who became an adviser to great saints
    • The brave bishop who successfully defended the true Faith — against his fellow bishops and even the Emperor!
    • The monk who was martyred in the Coliseum trying to stop the bloodshed of the gladiators there
    • The priest who suffered cruel deprivations to convert a savage tribe — with a dictionary!
    • The Irish monk who crossed the Sea of Darkness to discover America
    • The celebrated Spanish novelist who helped save Christendom from the Turks at the Battle of Lepanto
    • The unarmed bishop who, with words alone, drove Attila the Hun from the gates of Rome
  • 192 pages
  • English
  • ISBN: 978-1933184548
  • 8.5 x 5.5 x 0.4 inches
  • BK51320