Our Saints Presentation . By Grade 4M St. Mary School Monroe, Michigan 2011. St. Cecelia, pray that our singing at liturgy may be a true prayer!. St. Cecelia . St. Cecelia is the saint of music. A legend says St. Cecelia was stabbed in the neck with a sword three times.
By Grade 4M
St. Mary School
St. Cecelia is the saint of music.
A legend says St. Cecelia was stabbed in the neck with a sword three times.
St. Cecelia wanted to give her life to God but her parents forced her into marriage with a nobleman named Valerian.
He blessed throats which is a Catholic custom.
He was a doctor before he was a priest.
He was a priest who tamed the wild animals.
St. Blase, pray for us.
St. Matthew is the patron saint of bankers. St. Matthew became an apostle. St. Matthew quit his job and followed Jesus even though Matthew’s job paid him a lot of money.
St. Matthew, pray that we may not be fooled into thinking money can give us the most important things in life.
She was the first person
born in the United States. She opened the first American Catholic parish school. She had five children, two boys and three girls.
St. Elizabeth Seton, pray for us.
He is a Gospel writer.
He was the pioneer in Gospel writing. Little is known of Mark.
St. Mark pray that we may thirst for the word of God!
Mary was born on September 8th. She was a young Jewish girl who lived in Nazareth, a town in Galilee. When the angel Gabriel was sent by God to Mary to announce the Savior’s coming, Mary was engaged to Joseph. On January 1, we celebrate the Solemnity of the Mother of God.
Holy Mary , Mother of God , pray for us.
St. Stephen , pray that we have a happy death , that we die full of faith and love!
He was a patron saint of stonemasons.
He died at age 36.
St. Stephen was one of the first deacons in the church.
When Justin was young he searched everywhere for truth. He traveled to many big cities, where he talked and studied wise teachers. He also went to Rome and opened a school of Christian philosophy. In about 165 A.D. Justin was arrested for being a Christian, but he refused to deny his faith in Jesus and his Church.
of love to others.
St. Nicholas goes to people’s houses and throws bags of gold into their houses because they are really poor. The man who lives in that house that he threw a bag of gold in he couldn’t even afford weddings for his three daughters. Later he heard the oldest got married and later he heard the youngest daughter got married.
pray for us.
St. Joan of Arc is the patron saint of French soldiers . She was born on January 6. One day when fourteen year old Joan was working in the garden, a light came upon her and a voice called her name. Later she heard three voices. She kept these voices a secret. When she was 16 she was captured and sold to the English. As she was led to the stake an English soldier made her a cross of twigs. We learned from Joan that when we allow God to work in our lives we can do the impossible things.
St. Rose, pray for us.
Rose was a girl that loved flowers a lot.
St. Rose was born on April 20th, 1586
and she died on August 24th 1617.
In the last years of her life she became very ill.
She died at the age of thirty one.