Three young girls
needed dowries in
order to be wed!  Down
the chimney dropped
three bags of coin, and
not a word was said.
Scandanavia- Santa arrives
on flying horse
Nicholas
saves 3
boys
from
death.
Nicholas,
miracle worker,
saves sailors.
The
Saint
Nicholas
Page:
Orphan,Jesus worker, known for kindness & compassion,
giving gold to 3 girls needing dowries, Priest, Boy Bishop,
attended Council of Nicea, Constantine's reign, protector
of children and sailors, miracles before and after death,
Saint, Feast Day Dec. 6th, Legend moves all over the
world, Dutch Sinter Klaus, English Father Christmas and
our own dear Santa Claus!
Marta Jamrog        
   original woodcut
Wendy Perrine- original illustration
by Emily and Kathy Raczelowski
For more
information
about
Saint
Nicholas:  
coryright(c)JAMASONGS
Old German postcard
St. Nicholas Center