Monthly Archives: December 2012

Silent Night, Holy Night

Here is a Christmas story that I wrote a couple a years ago. I hope you enjoy and have a very merry Christmas. Silent Night, Holy Night By John Paul Wohlscheid Prologue    “What good is Christmas???  Why must we have … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Santa Claus, Story | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

St. Nicholas (270 – 343)

St. Nicholas was born in 270 in the Greek city of Patara. He was the only child of wealthy Christian parents. From a very young age, Nicholas was very religious. According to legend, he would observe the traditional fasts on … Continue reading

Posted in Heresy, Priest, Roman Catholic, Saints | 1 Comment

St. Francis Xavier (1506 – 1552)

Today is the feast of St. Francis Xavier, so St. Francis Xavier was born on April 7, 1506 in the Kingdom of Navarre in Northern Spain. He was born into a wealthy aristocratic family. His father died when he was … Continue reading

Posted in Missionary, Priest, Roman Catholic, Saints | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment