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St. Jerome and the lion

Rumer Godden

St. Jerome and the lion

by Rumer Godden

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Published by Viking in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jerome, -- Saint, -- d. 419 or 20 -- Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    j-73310

    Statementdrawings by Jean Primrose.
    GenrePoetry
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23266823M
    LC Control Number61013669

    St. Jerome, Latin in full Eusebius Hieronymus, pseudonym Sophronius, (born c. , Stridon, Dalmatia—died /, Bethlehem, Palestine; feast day September 30), biblical translator and monastic leader, traditionally regarded as the most learned of the Latin Fathers. He lived for a time as a hermit, became a priest, served as secretary to Pope Damasus I, and about established a monastery.   Today is the feast of St. Jerome (AD ), doctor and father of the church (click on his name for a biography) and patron saint of librarians. One of the stories from his life is his encounter with a lion at the monastery in Bethlehem. The other monks ran away in fear, but Jerome realized that the lion was in pain so he calmly removed a thorn from the beast’s foot and the lion became his.

      This is the companion piece to the book reading featuring artwork by Jean Primrose. The book; ST. JEROME AND THE LION was written by Rumer Godden and published by . At St. Jerome Parish, generations have gathered to grow their faith, worship and serve on 40 acres of farm land in the heart of Oconomowoc, Wisconsin. Saturday PM. Sunday AM, AM, & PM (Spanish) Daily Mass (Mon-Sat) AM. Chaplet of Divine Mercy. Monday-Friday, PM. Mother of Perpetual Help. Tuesday after AM Mass.

    Also, there was a clerk in Rome named Saint Jerome, who wrote a book called Against Jovinian. In this book were collected in one volume Tertulian, Crisippus, Trotula, Heloise, the Parables of Solomon, Ovid's Art, and many other books. Jankyn had the habit of reading from this Book of Wicked Wives every night after his work was done.   After the littlest ones are up from their naps we will all read and discuss St. Jerome and the Lion by Margaret Hodges, using Cay's excellent study guide found in Catholic Mosaic and the coloring page in Fenestrae Fidei! Speaking of Catholic Mosaic, I have a copy to give away! My well-loved copy of Catholic Mosaic is the original spiral bound version, but this full color copy was sent by.


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St. Jerome and the lion by Rumer Godden Download PDF EPUB FB2

The rescued lion, set to the task of guarding the donkey, fails to keep him safe from thieves. The monks who surround the blessed saint speak out against the lion, but kindly Jerome defends him.

The lion gives up his favored place in St. Jerome's study to the dog and takes on the domestic role of donkey, becoming a beast of burden.5/5(3). ST. JEROME'S LION (a biblical tale) Septem Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Print Article St. Jerome was born near the town of Aquileia at the head of the Adriatic Sea.

He was a warm, outgoing boy who few imagined would become a monk. But he did, settling with his followers near Bethlehem, where he built a : Amy Friedman And Meredith Johnson. Saint Jerome and the Lion Coloring Book: A Book for Little Catholics to Color and Keep (St.

Jerome Library St. Jerome and the lion book Books) by St. Jerome Library Press and Lucille Wallace | Jun 6, Paperback. St. Jerome And The Lion book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. An illustrated retelling of the legend of Saint Jerome and t /5(41).

Jerome and the Lion From "The Golden Legend," by Jacobus de Voragine, A.D. On a day towards even Jerome sat with his brethren for to hear the holy lesson, and a lion came halting suddenly in to the monastery, and when the brethren saw him, anon they fled, and Jerome came against him as he should come against his guest, and then the.

Jerome and the Lion. Jerome was such a holy man that we have come nowadays to call him St. Jerome. With some other monks, he built a monastery at Bethlehem, the place where Christ was born.

Here he devoted himself to the making of books and the writing of letters, as well as to good deeds for the people in the neighborhood. Legend of Saint Jerome and the Lion, The: A Book for Little Catholics to Color and Keep by Wallace, Lucille / Neumann Press, publ and a great selection of related books, art.

Jerome School > > Free Books Info News Contact SJL Titles > St. Jerome and the Lion Coloring Book St. Jerome and the Lion Coloring Book St. Jerome and the Lion Coloring Book St.

Jerome and the Lion Coloring Book SKU: $ $ Unavailable per item " x. Object Description. This leaf depicts a story from the life of Saint Jerome (about - ), one of the four doctors of the Church.

One day, a lion entered the monastery where Jerome resided, causing his fellow monks to flee, but Jerome recognized that the beast was injured and he cured it by removing a thorn from its paw.

Saint Jerome in the Wilderness, cGiovanni Bellini (/) Photograph: The Barber Institute of Fine Arts This quiz is brought to you in collaboration with Art UK, the online home for. The lion stays on, his task to keep watch over the monastery donkey. Then the donkey disappears.

The other monks think the lion has eaten it, but Jerome refuses to condemn him; instead, he asks the lion to do the donkey's work. Eventually, the lion finds the donkey and brings it home—together with the camels belonging to the merchants who Author: Margaret Hodges.

5 thoughts on “ St. Jerome and His Lion ” Roger Pocock August 6, at pm. Reblogged this on Windows into History (Reblogs and News) and commented: Suggested reading – a very interesting exploration of St Jerome and his lion and their appearance in works of art.

Reblogged on Windows into History. Get this from a library. Jerome and the lion. [Margaret Hodges; Barry Moser] -- An illustrated retelling of the legend of Saint Jerome and the lion that he sheltered in his monastery.

Buy a cheap copy of St. Jerome And The Lion book. Free shipping over $ Saint Jerome and the Lion book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Be the first to ask a question about Saint Jerome and the Lion Lists with This Book. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list» Community Reviews/5. JEROME AND THE LION: FOOTNOTES 1 Although the unique manuscript copy in New Haven, Yale University, MS Beineckepresents this text as "Chapter 20" of Winter's Life of Saint Jerome, for reasons outlined above in the Introduction to Saint Jerome's legend, we have treated the lion episode as a separate composition, with its own line numbers and separate endnotes.

Get this from a library. Jerome and the lion. [Rumer Godden; Jean Primrose; Viking Press.; Affiliated Lithographers.] -- An illustrated retelling of the legend of Saint. THE LION The Legend then turns to the story of St. Jerome's pulling a thorn from a lion's paw (as in Riemenschneider's sculpture).

In gratitude the lion is said to have become a sort of lay brother in Jerome's monastery, doing chores and guarding the monastic donkey. Before he was known as Saint Jerome, he was named Eusebius Sophronius Hieronymus.

He was born around AD, in Stridon, Dalmatia. Today, the town, which ceased to exist in Jerome's time, would likely be in Croatia or Slovenia. The young Jerome was educated by.

Saint Jerome and the Lion Coloring Book: A Book for Little Catholics to Color and Keep (St. Jerome Library Coloring Books) Paperback – June 6, Product details Series: St. Seller Rating: % positive. Jerome is often depicted, as here, with a lion. The story is that a lion one day limped into the monastery where Jerome was at work.

Other monks fled. Jerome, lion-like himself, stayed calm. The lion handed Jerome its paw. Jerome withdrew a thorn. For the rest of its life, the lion protected the scholar. This story is the reason that statues of lions often appear before libraries: those are 5/5(4).Although innocent, the lion obeyed the order without complaint.

Some time later, the lion saw the donkey in a caravan passing by the monastery and brought it back to the monks to prove his innocence. Paintings of St. Jerome usually show him accompanied by a lion. His feast day is September The lion was associated with Jerome, and one is depicted outside the window.

Lions also had many symbolic meanings, mostly to do with Christ, but also representing power, wisdom, justice, and mental holiness. in addition, the lion had negative connotations, such as pride and ferocity, which Jerome overcame when he tamed the lion.