Title: VISION BOOKS: VINCENT DE PAUL: SAINT OF CHARITY
The Vision Books for youth nine to fifteen years old are one of the most popular and well-written series of saints' lives ever produced for young people. This book by Margaret Ann Hubbard tells the story of the great French saint of charity, St. Vincent de Paul. From his days of youth as a shepherd boy to his slavery in North Africa, his escape to France, his priestly service to the poor and to abandoned children, his founding of both the Vincentian Order and the Daughter of Charity, clashes with the Jansinists and his political adventures, this is a dramatic story sure to inspire all readers. 164 pages.
Media ID: 32346
Publisher: Ignatius Press
Grade Levels: EC=Early Childhood; P=Primary; I=Intermediate; JH=Junior High; SH=Senior High; A=Adult