Saint Joan of Arc

Saint of the Day:  Joan of Arc

French, b. 1412, d. 1431
canonized in 1920

patron saint of soldiers and France

I am not afraid. I was born to do this.
— Saint Joan of Arc


Question of the Day:  How does an illiterate 18-year old peasant girl lead an army, defeat a world power, and crown a king in a matter of 6 months?

Fear not. The hour is ripe when God pleases. We must work when God wills.  Toil and God will toil.
— Saint Joan of Arc

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