The Saint, the Historian & the Cynic

By |2016-02-12T15:28:42-05:00January 6th, 2012|Categories: Books, Christianity, G.K. Chesterton, Religion, Stephen Masty|Tags: |

The 6th of January is the birthday of Saint Joan of Arc (1412-1431), the Maid of Orleans, virgin and martyr, patron saint of soldiers and one of the patron saints of France. Her basic story is legend: how during little more than a year of hearing her holy “voices,” the scarcely-educated farm-girl led her [...]