Saint John Bosco
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Saint John Bosco seeker of souls, founder of the Salesian Society, of the Nuns of Mary, Help of Christians, and of the Salesian Co-operators. by F. A. Forbes

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Published by Salesian Press in Tampa .
Written in English


  • Bosco, Giovanni, -- Saint, -- 1815-1888

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Pagination197 p. ;
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18024636M

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In , Pope John Paul II was petitioned to declare St. John Bosco the Patron of Stage Magicians. St. Bosco had pioneered the art of what is today called "Gospel Magic," using magic and other feats to attract attention and engage the youth. Saint John Bosco is the patron saint of apprentices, editors and publishers, schoolchildren, magicians. Don Bosco's liturgical feast day is January 31st. St. John Bosco, pray for us and for all the young people in the world! The original title of this brief story about Don Bosco is "A Man Sent by God." It was written by Fr. Paul Aronica, SDB in and published by Salesiana Publishers. St. John Bosco Catholic Church E. County Line Rd. Hatboro, PA Regular Mass Schedules Saturday Evening» PM (English), PM (Spanish) Sunday Masses» AM & AM. What follows are the words of St. John Bosco to his Salesians as found in his writings. They refer to the treatment of the boys and young men who visited the Oratory every day. This same advice can be applied to the young people in our Schools and Clubs today.

Saint John Bosco, Roman Catholic priest who was a pioneer in educating the poor and founded the Salesian order. He also founded the Daughters of Our Lady Help of Christians, a congregation of nuns, with St. Mary Mazzarello in Learn about his life and legacy. Saint John Bosco and His Big Gray Dog is her first picture book for children. Her love of the saints, animals, and drawing was instilled in her by her mother. This true story about Saint John Bosco and his dog is one of her favorite tales that she has shared many times over the years with elementary school children/5(34). St. John Bosco and Saint Dominic Savio. From the Vision Books series of saints for young people, this is the enthralling story of the great modern apostle of youth, St. John Bosco, and his best-loved pupil St. Dominic Salvo/5. The links provided to you are one option. Course resources that are offered in digital formats (e-book, pdf, etc.) are acceptable for use in class, with the exception of workbooks. St. John Bosco High School understands that obtaining course resources in time .