Saint Nicholas By Christopher Yassopoulos Patron Saint- children, bakers, and sailors. Feast Day - December 6 th
Saint Nicholas’ Life <ul><li>St. Nicholas was orphaned at an early year but his parents left him with great wealth. </li><...
Saint Nicholas’ Christian Life <ul><li>St. Nicholas was ordained a priest as a young man. </li></ul><ul><li>St. Nicholas w...
Saint Nicholas’ Christian life  (continue)  <ul><li>St. Nicholas used his parents wealth to help the poor.  </li></ul><ul>...
When in Jail  <ul><li>Shortly after becoming Bishop of Myra  St. Nicholas was through in jail for his believe in God. </li...
To the Holy Lands <ul><li>On St. Nicholas way to the Holy Lands St. Nicholas calmed a great storm with his prayers for thi...
Saint Nicholas Day  <ul><li>The tradition of Saint Nicholas   Day, usually on December 6, is a festival for children in ma...
After Death <ul><li>After death  St. Nicholas became very famous in paintings such as the one on the right. </li></ul><ul>...
Christmas <ul><li>On Christmas it is said that St. Nicholas goes and brings gifts to children. In America St. Nicholas is ...
Synopsis <ul><li>St. Nicholas was orphaned at an early age. </li></ul><ul><li>Later he became a Bishop and was throne in j...
<ul><li>The End </li></ul>
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  1. 1. Saint Nicholas By Christopher Yassopoulos Patron Saint- children, bakers, and sailors. Feast Day - December 6 th
  2. 2. Saint Nicholas’ Life <ul><li>St. Nicholas was orphaned at an early year but his parents left him with great wealth. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Saint Nicholas’ Christian Life <ul><li>St. Nicholas was ordained a priest as a young man. </li></ul><ul><li>St. Nicholas was installed the Bishop of Myra when the Bishop of his district died. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Saint Nicholas’ Christian life (continue) <ul><li>St. Nicholas used his parents wealth to help the poor. </li></ul><ul><li>There is one story that St. Nicholas one day helped a man by giving the man the dowry he needed. A dowry is money given to a bride and groom to start there new lives together. </li></ul>
  5. 5. When in Jail <ul><li>Shortly after becoming Bishop of Myra St. Nicholas was through in jail for his believe in God. </li></ul><ul><li>When in jail St. Nicholas was tortured all while pray to God. </li></ul>
  6. 6. To the Holy Lands <ul><li>On St. Nicholas way to the Holy Lands St. Nicholas calmed a great storm with his prayers for this he is known as the protector of sailors. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Saint Nicholas Day <ul><li>The tradition of Saint Nicholas Day, usually on December 6, is a festival for children in many countries. </li></ul>
  8. 8. After Death <ul><li>After death St. Nicholas became very famous in paintings such as the one on the right. </li></ul><ul><li>Saint Nicholas </li></ul>
  9. 9. Christmas <ul><li>On Christmas it is said that St. Nicholas goes and brings gifts to children. In America St. Nicholas is also known as Santa Clause. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Synopsis <ul><li>St. Nicholas was orphaned at an early age. </li></ul><ul><li>Later he became a Bishop and was throne in jail for his Christian acts. </li></ul><ul><li>Now St. Nicholas is treasured by many kids. </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>The End </li></ul>

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