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Saints: Twelve of the Most Popular: Home

A CRRA subject guide for the younger researcher


Welcome to this CRRA subject guide designed to help the younger researcher find reliable information on a dozen of the most popular Catholic saints. It also provides authoritative answers to common questions about saints and how someome becomes a saint or blessed. We hope you will find this useful.

Click on a picture in a box below to learn who made it and where it is from.

Click here to find answers to some Frequently Asked Questions about saints.

st chris

Saint Christopher

Biography (Catholic Encyclopedia--New Advent)

Biography (Wikipedia)

Butler's Lives of the Saints

All pictures on Wikimedia Commons

Internet Archive full text


Saint Kateri Tekakwitha

Biography (Catholic Encyclopedia)

Biography (Wikipedia) Full Text items

CRRA Full Text items

All pictures on Wikimedia Commons

Internet Archice Full Text

Treasure Chest of Fun and Facts, see page 12, see page 23

mother teresa



Page created by Ted Bergfelt, MLS, Humanities Librarian, Gumberg Library, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA