Catholic Books >  Children's Books >  Mary >  Juan Diego





This item is no longer available





This item is no longer being made.

Saint Juan Diego - And Our Lady Of Guadalupe

Item Number: 2753
This item carries the Aquinas and More Good Faith Guarantee. As a Tiber River blogger you could get this gift for free.

Juan Diego

Gift Image | XL Image Discuss Catholic books.
Purchase Information


Your Price:
  $7.95

Format:      Paperback

This item is currently unavailable.

Add To My:








Bookmark and Share

 Our Description


Josephine Nobisso

Learn the  fascinating story behind Mary's apparition to a humble Aztex Indian in Mexico. Discover why this "miracle of the Americas" continues to touch so many people throughout the centuries.

Encounter the Saints Series

Experience the adventures and challenges, heroism and holiness of some of the greatest friends of God!

Offers intermediate readers a down-to-earth portrayal of the saints. Each distinct story vividly recreates for the intermediate reader the saint's place of origin, family life, and corresponding historical events. Every volume also features a prayer to the saint, as well as a brief glossary. This collection gives children new friends and role models.



Product Details

Author: 
ISBN: 
Pages: 
H x W x D: 
Manufacturer: 
Date: 

0-8198-7064-1
114
7"  (17.7 cm) x 4 1/2"  (11.4 cm) x 0 3/8"  (0.95 cm)
More Pauline Books & Media Gifts
2002

Review Provided By TiberRiver.com - THE Catholic Book Review Site A Tiber River reviewer hasn't written a review for this book yet.
Sign up as a Tiber River reviewer and see your review here!
(Apart from fame, you can also can get free stuff and gift certificates.)

Discuss Catholic books.

   

St. Juan Diego

Feast Day:
Roman Rite Calendar - 12/09
Roman Rite Calendar - 12/09


 Juan Diego Cuautlatoatzin
 Cuauhtlatoatzin
Memorial
9 December
Profile
Born an impoverished free man in a strongly class-conscious society. Farm worker, field labourer, and mat maker. Married layman with no children. A mystical and religious man even as a pagan, he became an adult convert to Christianity around age 50, taking the name Juan Diego. Widower in 1529. Visionary to whom the Virgin Mary appeared at Guadalupe on 9 December 1531, leaving him the image known as Our Lady of Guadalupe. On 20 December 2001 a second miracle attributed to Juan Diego's intervention was decreed by the Congregation and approved by Pope John Paul II.
Born
1474 Tlayacac, Cuauhtitlan (about 15 miles north of modern Mexico City, Mexico) as Cuauhtlatoatzin
Died
30 May 1548 of natural causes
Beatified
9 April 1990 by Pope John Paul II at Vatican City; confirmed and ceremony held on 6 May 1990 at Mexico City, Mexico
Canonized
31 July 2002 at the basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Mexico by Pope John Paul II
Name Meaning
eagle that talks (Cuauhtlatoatzin)



All information used with permission of the Patron Saint Index.

 Other Customers Also Purchased

Francis Of Assisi

Saint Francis Of Assisi

Joseph Catholic Children's Bible

Saint Joseph Catholic Children's Bible

Rainbow Catholic Bible Tabs

Rainbow Catholic Bible Tabs

Large Print New American Bible

Large Print New American Bible

 Browse For Similar Items In

Related Articles

1. Just the Facts, Ma'am - The Theotokos 12/31/2012

2. Six Things You Didn’t Know About Saint Peter Canisius Jesuit, and Doctor 12/20/2012

3. Facts and Legends About St. Lucy 12/13/2012

4. The Significance of the Image of Our Lady of Guadalupe 12/11/2012

5. There's Something About Mary - A Primer on the Immaculate Conception 12/07/2012

6. Five Reasons to Love St. Francis Xavier 12/03/2012

7. What's So Great About Saint Gertrude? 11/16/2012

8. St. Albert and Aristotle: The Gift of Faith and Reason 11/13/2012

9. A Shining Saint: Five Points of Faith for Frances Cabrini  11/12/2012

10. St. Bridget: Prayers, yes. Promises, no. 11/01/2012

 
Information
Nextag Seller

Aquinas and More Catholic Goods is an Upfront Merchant on TheFind. Click for info.
By using our site you agree to our terms of use.
All content copyright 2014.
Special Features
 

Get >FREE SHIPPING< and learn more about the Faith with our newsletter.

Free shipping coupon included with newsletter.

 



/ (mm/dd)

*



 

close

Get our free guide to 100 books your parish should own.

 

*



*



 

close