Around 288, St. Sebastian was martyred for his faith. This inspiring story is based on an account written about 200 years later. According to the story, St. Sebastian became a soldier in the Roman army because he wanted to help the many Christians who were being killed for their faith.
As a soldier, Sebastian performed his duties with Christian integrity and became a bodyguard of the Roman emperor. When he was accused of being a Christian, he bravely faced martyrdom – not once, but twice! Reading this story can encourage us to follow in the footsteps of St. Sebastian, who carried out his duties with integrity and aided Christians in distress.
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Softcover, 30 pages.