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The Life and Martyrdom of St Sebastian – Free Catholic Audiobook

St. Sebastian was named defender of the Church by Pope St. Caius. As Captain of the Imperial guard to the Emperor St Sebastian used his position to win converts, strengthen those facing martyrdom and aid Christians with his ability to … Continue reading

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Saint Rose of Lima by Florence Mary Capes – Free Catholic Audiobook

Saint Rose of Lima, T.O.S.D. (April 20, 1586 – August 24, 1617), was a Spanish colonist in Lima, Peru, who became known for both her life of severe asceticism and her care of the needy of the city through her … Continue reading

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The Life of Pope Saint Celestine V – Free Catholic Audiobook

Pope St Celestine V was the last pope before Pope Benedict XVI to retire because of health and old age.  Most people do not know though that he was a miracle worker and a major spiritual leader before being elected … Continue reading

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The Early Life of St. John of the Cross by Paschasius Heriz, O.C.D.- Free Catholic Audiobook

Saint John of the Cross was the humble son of man who discarded his nobility to marry the women he loved.  Learn about the humble beginnings and early life of the man who the Church would name as the mystic doctor … Continue reading

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The Martyrdom of Ignatius of Antioch – Free Catholic Audiobook

Ignatius of Antioch ( AD c. 35 or 50 – 98 to 117), also known as Ignatius Theophorus (Ιγνάτιος ὁ Θεοφόρος, Ignátios ho Theophóros, lit. “the God-bearing”), was an Apostolic Father and the third bishop of Antioch. He was reputedly a student of … Continue reading

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The Life of St. Macrina by St. Gregory of Nyssa – Free Catholic Audiobook

The poignant biography of Saint Macrina, by her brother, Saint Gregory of Nyssa. (The Reader) “The use of the word “philosophy” to designate Christianity is common in the writings of the fourth century, … It is employed in a twofold … Continue reading

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Saint Francis of Assisi: A Biography by Johannes Jorgenson – Free Catholic Audiobook

Born to a prosperous cloth merchant of Assisi, Francis (1182-1226) lived the typically high-spirited life of a wealthy young man of his day, which included fighting as a soldier. In 1205, while away at war, he experienced a vision that … Continue reading

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