Saint Christopher is venerated by several Christian denominations as a martyr
killed in the ... Born, unknown. Canaan (Western accounts) or Marmarica (
The birthdate of St. Christopher is unknown, but he is thought to have died
around 251 A.D. Most of what is known about St. Christopher is based on legend
Saint Christopher is one of the most popular, yet most enigmatic Catholic figures.
... St. Martin de Porres was born in Lima, Peru on December 9, 1579.
(Greek christos, Christ, pherein, to bear. Latin Christophorus, i.e. Christbearer). A
martyr, probably of the third century. Although St. Christopher is one of the most ...
St. Christopher was not always called by this name. Born in the 300s, some say
his original name was Reprobus, whereas others believe his name may have ...
Jul 23, 2010 ... Saint Christopher, (flourished 3rd century; Western feast day July 25; Eastern
feast day May 9) patron saint of travelers and, in the 20th century, ...
detail of a stained glass window of Saint Christopher by Ott Frères, 1911; church
... people who carry things, etc. One of the Fourteen Holy Helpers. Born.
Little is known about the life of St. Christopher, and it is uncertain whether the
information we have is correct. St. Christopher was supposedly born to a heathen
Dec 1, 1999 ... St. Christopher was born in north Africa. Captured by Roman forces during the
emperor Diocletian's campaign against the Marmaritae in late ...
The St. Christopher story and about Saint Christopher the mariner. Information
about Saint Christopher who is the patron saint of travel. St Christopher, meaning