St. Blaise: Patron For Children With Sore Throats
- Publish Date: 2014-10-28
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Mary Lagneau
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A brave priest defies pagan rulers by refusing to renounce his faith. When he flees to the forest, he finds companionship among the wild animals. Although he is eventually imprisoned for his beliefs, his friends seek his help. After he heals a boy who is choking, Christians remember him as the patron saint for illnesses of the throat. . Bring the Life of Saint Blaise to beginning readers. This easy-to-read book introduces young readers to the life of a saint known for his love of animals and people. The annual Blessing of the Throats at church reminds us of his protection and love.