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St. Joan of Arc is the patroness of soldiers and of France. On January 6, 1412, Joan of Arc was born to pious parents of the French peasant class in the obscure village of Domremy, near the province of Lorraine. At a very early age, she was said to have heard the voices of St. Michael, St. Catherine, and St. Margaret. ...

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Joan of Arc is one of the nine secondary patron saints of France, along with Saint Denis, Saint Martin of Tours, Saint Louis, Saint Michael, Saint Rémi, Saint Petronilla, Saint Radegund and Saint Thérèse of Lisieux. Joan of Arc has remained a popular figure in literature, painting, sculpture, and other cultural works since the time of her ...

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Joan of Arc is in many ways a difficult saint to understand. To the French, of course, she is a national heroine. But that is part of the difficulty. Is she just a national figure with significance for one country. What universal relevance does she have? And what saintly significance does she have even within her own country?

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Joan of Arc: From Witch to Saint ; Joan of Arc, a peasant girl living in medieval France, believed that God had chosen her to lead France to victory in its long-running war with England. With no ...

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Joan of Arc (1412–1431) was formally canonized as a saint of the Roman Catholic Church on 16 May 1920 by Pope Benedict XV in his bull Divina disponente, which concluded the canonization process that the Sacred Congregation of Rites instigated after a petition of 1869 of the French Catholic hierarchy.Although pro-English clergy had Joan burnt at the stake for heresy in 1431, she was ...

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In 1894, Rome began its work towards the Bishops’ petition. Joan’s beatification was decreed by Pope Pius X on April 11, 1909. Saint Joan of Arc. Joan was canonized with great festivity on May 16, 1920, in Saint Peter’s Basilica, finally restoring her reputation among the faithful.

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Joan had served God all her life, and her reward was to be burned at the stake. That is why she's a Saint. Joan showed us how to obey God: to death. If we do that, then we can die with the clean conscience of a faithful life. Joan's death explains who she was and why she is a Saint.

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May 30. Saint Joan of Arc has been the subject of many plays and books, and her life is riddled with legend. But we know that she was a very spiritual young wom

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Saint Joan of Arc: Saint Joan of Arc, national heroine of France, a peasant girl who, believing that she was acting under divine guidance, led the French army in a momentous victory at Orléans that repulsed an English attempt to conquer France during the Hundred Years’ War. Captured a year afterward, Joan was burned

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Around this time, Joan of Arc began to have mystical visions encouraging her to lead a pious life. Over time, they became more vivid, with the presence of St. Michael and St. Catherine designating ...