Children's Books About Saints: Father Damien and the Bells

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Father Damien and the Bells by Arthur and Elizabeth Sheehan

This 25th volume in the acclaimed Vision Books series of saints' lives for youth 9-15 years old is the story of the saintly Fr. Damien, who in 1872 went to the island of Molokai, where lepers had been exiled to live in miserable surroundings. Damien earned the trust of the lepers, and his appeals for help resonated throughout the world. He spent his life caring for all the needs of the outcast lepers, and even after Damien himself contracted leprosy he carried on working for his "fellow lepers" to the end. Illustrated

 

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Paperback: 168 pages

Publisher: Ignatius Press (October 1, 2004)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 1586170333

ISBN-13: 978-1586170332

Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.5 x 8.1 inches

Shipping Weight: 8 ounces

Children's Books About Saints: Father Damien and the Bells

$11.95
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