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Stephen's name means "crown," and he was the first disciple of Jesus to receive the martyr's crown. Stephen was a deacon in the early Christian Church. The apostles had found that they needed helpers to look after the care of the widows and the poor. So they ordained seven deacons, and Stephen is the most famous of these. God worked many miracles through St. Stephen and he spoke with such wisdom and grace that many of his hearers ... Continue Reading

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  1. spencer emory
    5 years ago

    i beleive i will pick st Stephen as my confirmation when that time comes i must say i will soon join the catholic church right now i am a baptist but i know i will become a catholic and i could really uses some advice all of my family is baptist and i feel alone but i know im not

  2. Paul
    5 years ago

    I was blessed to join the church in 2000. I took Stephen as my patron. Interestingly, I will be heading to seminary to be a deacon in the fall of 2010 & Stephen is the Patron of Deacons. I feel truely blessed and that I am being called to servce.

  3. miguel
    5 years ago

    he is my saint too!

  4. Stephen
    5 years ago

    St Stephen is the best saint & hes my soon-2-be confirmation name.

  5. Courtney
    5 years ago

    St. Stephen is cool, but i love all the saints..... He is my confirmation name too

  6. jacob
    5 years ago

    he was a good person

  7. Dylan
    6 years ago

    St Stephen is one of the best saints hes my confirmation name

  8. david
    6 years ago


  9. louise
    6 years ago

    st.Stephen is a good model to everyone,and good disciple of god.........................

  10. steven
    6 years ago

    he is cool because my name is Steven

  11. jocelyn
    6 years ago

    it's good to know st.Stephen more! he is our model of faith.

  12. Ethan
    6 years ago

    this was very helpful

  13. Osayamon osarenwinda
    6 years ago

    Who was saint stephen? What was his unique features?

  14. School Pupil
    6 years ago

    This was really good for my assignment on St Stephen.

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