The Queen and the Cross: The Story of Saint Helen

Today Laura returns with another review for the Kids Corner!The Queen & the Cross: The Story of Saint Helen is written by Cornelia Mary Bilinsky.  This wonderful little book for primary aged children tells of the story of Emperor Constantine’s mother’s quest to find the True Cross of Jesus.  The story begins with the elderly queen praying before a cross and finding great comfort in seeing and kissing it.  Unable to get the idea out of her mind that the cross Jesus died on would be even mo … [Read more...]

The Saint Who Fought the Dragon

The Saint Who Fought the Dragon:  The Story of Saint George is written by Cornelia Mary Bilinsky.  First, what this book is not.  It is not the legendary tale of George killing the dragon to save the town and a princess.  Now, what this book is.  It is a simple fictional story of St. George for young primary age children showing all the wonderful reasons he is one of the great martyrs of the early Church.  It shows how this greatly honored Roman soldier was willing to give up everything for his l … [Read more...]


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