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This was a nice devotional-style hagiography. The print was large and the book was relatively short. I learned much about St. John Vianney's spirituality. It is based primarily in the Holy Trinity and the spirituality of the Desert Fathers. St. John Vianney was a man of much penance, work, and prayer. Above many other devotions, he often asked St. Philomena for intercession along with the Blessed Mother. This raises a question. I thought St. Philomena was taken off of list of canonized Saints ...more