Saint Christopher is venerated by several Christian denominations as a martyr
killed in the reign of the 3rd-century Roman Emperor ...
According to legend, St. Christopher was extremely tall, and by some accounts
he was even a giant! He is referred to as a Canaanite. We think this is unlikely, ...
St. Christopher is the Patron Saint of certain professions and even places, but . ...
According to legend, St. Christopher served the new king until he saw the king ...
Saint Christopher | Catholic Patron Saint of Travel Safety. ... His characteristic
legend is that one day when he was carrying a little child over a river, he felt the ...
The Legend of St. Christopher from The Book of Legends by Horace E. Scudder.
Article on this martyr, probably of the third century. Although Christopher has
been a center of popular legend since the sixth century, all that can be known for
"The author has adapted this very beautiful and familiar legend of St. Christopher,
giving it several dramatic touches. . . . Full-color illustrations by Richard Jesse ...
Though the legend of Saint Christopher has grown in popularity over the
centuries, there is little evidence to support the fact that he ever really lived.
Because of ...
St. Christopher is known as the patron saint of safe travels. This patronage came
about because of the legend of St. Christopher carrying the disguised ...
St. Christopher is known as the patron saint of travelers. Legend has it that he
was a giant of a man, at 7 ½ feet tall with a fearsome face. He is described in.