A Saint and His Lion: The Story of Tekla of Ethiopia

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A Saint and His Lion: The Story of Tekla of Ethiopia - Stone, Elaine Murray

Born in a tiny village to simple farmers in Ethiopia, Tekla was marked from birth to be someone special. However, after a fall from a tree crippled him, he seemed to have no future. Despite his disability, Tekla longed to become a priest. On his way to study at a monastery, he encountered a wounded lion. Overcoming his fear, he bandaged the lion's ...

A Saint and His Lion: The Story of Tekla of Ethiopia 2003, Paulist Press, Mahwah, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780809167074

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