France’s new Sainte Jeanne d’Arc defends nation from foreign invaders

Marion-Marechal-Le-Pen-la-jeune-deputee-a-accouche-!_portrait_w674According to Catholic teaching, The Maid of Orléans came to national prominence in her native France when the country was in danger of being overrun by a foreign army.  With it eventually declared by the Catholic Church that young Joan was divinely inspired, she was proclaimed a Saint and Patroness of both the French nation and France’s Armed Forces by Pope Benedict XV in 1920. Continue reading “France’s new Sainte Jeanne d’Arc defends nation from foreign invaders”