Servants, Misfits and Martyrs: Saints and Their Stories
Servants Misfits and Martyrs Saints and Their Stories Author:James C. Howell You won't find just your brand-name saints in Howell's colorful hagiography. This collection of biographies covers saints of all kinds in thoughtful and detailed chapters. — "These vivid and touching accounts not only are inspirational and enlightening, but they also broaden our perspective of what characterizes a hero." -- Jimm... more »y Carter, Former President of the United States of America
"Reading about the saints described in this book will inspire you to attempt great things for God and to expect great things from God. Saints are models - and this book is full of them." -- Tony Campolo, Eastern College, St. Davids, PA« less
I picked up this book looking to loose myself in the tales and adventures of the saints, but found it to be a lesson in Christian doctrine instead. Recommended for devout Christians or those interested in theology.