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St. Nicholas, called "of Bari", Bishop of Myra (Fourth Century) 6 Dec. Feast day. The great veneration with which this saint has been honored for many ages and the number of altars and churches which have been everywhere dedicated in his memory are testimonials to his holiness and of the glory which he enjoys with God. He is said to have been born at Patara in Lycia, a province of Asia Minor. Myra, the capital, not far from the sea, ... Continue Reading

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  1. Nisar Gul
    4 years ago

    I readlly come to know now what is the reality behind the Santa Claus! God use his people to serve humanity. And St. Nicholas become Saint by his dedication and his attitudes. I always think why people not become like him. Or we aknowledge people after their deaths like St. Nicholas and many like him. We should follow these Saint who teach us but we only read and only appriciate. When we start to learn and when we change our attitudes?????????

  2. ashleigh
    4 years ago

    thankss allot its really helping me!:)

  3. 3446
    4 years ago

    this website is awsome.I learned so much!

  4. SomeOne :P
    4 years ago

    QIs Feast Day Sme As Date Of Brith

  5. magicman
    4 years ago

    helped me with my report. this website is dope!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  6. A GUY =)
    4 years ago

    Thx alot it helped me.

  7. Gijs Kerstjens
    4 years ago

    Looks like a great article but got to say that (since I am from the Netherlands) we do not give presents around Christmas time but actually on the evening before his feastday, Sinterklaas evening, on the 5th of December.

  8. nicholas
    4 years ago

    thx good info

  9. Nick
    4 years ago

    Needed this for my first confermation at bibal school.

  10. annie
    4 years ago

    what i saw in my dream is exactly who he was. thank you so much am really helped big time! FROM NOW ON HE IS MY PATRON SAINT.

    4 years ago

    YO this is so awesome st Nicholas is my fave saint and i just love looking at his page and reading all about him i

  12. okcin
    4 years ago

    have a project about him and i just learned how important he was

  13. sam
    4 years ago

    its awesome!

  14. john. ciblings
    5 years ago

    this is great info for my essay.

  15. Jennifer Grace Fels
    5 years ago

    I really found this adrticle to be very interesting and informative, as well. I learned so much about St. Nicholas and who he was. I was just "Blown away" by the picture of St. Nicholas and how closely his features resemble the character of Santa Claus. I felt a lot of admiration for St. Nicholas with the amount of giving to other people and his sense of love for mankind. He was just a good guy and I wish everyone was like he was. I still don't understand why he "did time" in prison" but that will guide me to read and learn more about St.Nicholas

  16. ?
    5 years ago

    this was great help for my confirmation project.

  17. William Williams
    5 years ago

    Great information. It helped with my St.Nicholas project!

  18. 123
    5 years ago

    great article :)

  19. Anonymous
    5 years ago

    This is good. Especially for my project for my Religion assignment!

  20. Chris Distel
    5 years ago

    VERY GOOD ARTICLE, lots of info

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