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Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack in London .
Written in English


  • Christopher, -- Saint.,
  • Cuthbert, -- Saint, Bishop of Lindisfarne, -- ca.635-687.

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Statementillustrated by Eleanor Fortescue-Brickdale.
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Open LibraryOL20244579M

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Saint Christopher (Greek: Ἅγιος Χριστόφορος, Ágios Christóforos) is venerated by several Christian denominations as a martyr killed in the reign of the 3rd-century Roman Emperor Decius (reigned –) or alternatively under the Roman Emperor Maximinus II Daia (reigned –). There appears to be confusion due to the similarity in names "Decius" and "Daia". Cuthbert (c. – 20 March ) was an Anglo-Saxon saint of the early Northumbrian church in the Celtic was a monk, bishop and hermit, associated with the monasteries of Melrose and Lindisfarne in what might loosely be termed the Kingdom of Northumbria, in North East England and the South East of Scotland. After his death he became the most important medieval saint of Northern.   Buy The Story of St Cuthbert by Lee, Sarah, Ayre, Lisa (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 2. St Christopher Carrying the Chris Child across the River as depicted on a Holy Card Stories and Legends of St Christopher. St. Christopher was not always called by this name. Born in the s, some say his original name was Reprobus, whereas others believe his name may have been Offerus.

  The legend of Saint Christopher, first written in the thirteenth century, tells the story of a strong man named Offero, who wants to find the greatest ruler in all the world and to serve him as his bearer. Offero's search is in vain until a mysterious child at Reviews: Saint Christopher is one of the most popular Catholic Christian heroes of the Faith. He is a saint, indeed listed as a martyr. He may have also been named Reprobus. He apparently died under the Roman Emperor Decius, in AD. Most Catholics refer to him as Saint Christopher anyway, and his medals.   Watch the amazing story of Saint Sebastian Today, Saint Sebastian is considered as the patron saint against epidemic diseases, and also for . St John's and St Martin's crosses at the abbey on Iona. Travelling to Scotland Although there are fabulous fictional legends which claim to explain it, Columba actually went to Scotland in as a 'pilgrim for Christ', to find a secluded or 'desert' place for a contemplative life.