St. Agnes was only 12 years old when the soldiers seized her. In those
days they killed all Christians. One day they saw St. Agnes being good so
they went to kill her. She was led to the pagan goddess Miriva in Rome.
But instead she raised her hands and made the Sign of the Cross. They put
handcuffs on her and they slipped right off her wrists. And then the
soldiers dragged her on the roads on the streets and people laughed at
her. After that she was offered a rich young man's hand in marriage, but
she refused. She said, "I belong to my Savior alone." And then one strike
of his sword killed that little girl. Agnes means Lamb. She was gentle and
pure. Her feast is January 21.
St. Angela knew many poor girls that were out on the streets and roads.
They didn't know about God and Jesus and the Blessed Virgin and the
saints, so she invited them over to her house and taught them about Jesus
a lot. She did that almost every day and she taught them prayers. And then
once then once those girls were older, they taught other people about
St. Ann was the grandmother of Jesus. She and her husband were begging
for a child, praying every day for a child. So one day, after St. Ann was
too old, she was praying outside and this angel appeared to her and said,
"You shall have a child that will be named Mary." God gave her a child,
and she named her Miriam or Mary. They were very happy and they were
teaching Mary how to read the Scriptures. St. Joachim, her husband, died
after Christ the child's birth. St. Ann's name means "grace". She is the
patron mother of all mothers and children and her feast day is July 26.
St. Anthony is a great saint. Anthony was born in the year 250. When
Anthony was 20 his parents had died. After his parents died, he sold his
home and went into the desert and joined some young men. They were
devoting their whole time to prayers. They owned only what they need to
keep alive. They did fasting and prayer. When Anthony was 35 he wanted to
be more alone with God, so he decided to move alone. Anthony and his monks
did prayers in the desert for 23 years. The Empire asked for Anthony's
advice and blessings. Anthony died in the year 356 at the age of 105. He
had asked his companions to bury him in an unmarked grave. Highly
respected by the whole Church which knew of his holiness, he was soon
called St. Anthony the Great. His feast day is January 17.
Her father believed in false gods but she believed in God. So her father
made a tower and put her in there. And then her father took her to a judge
and she had a choice: either to believe in the false gods or else be
beaten, and so she got beaten. And then later her father took her up to a
mountain and he found her praying to God to ask her father to believe in
Him. Then her father killed her because he didn't want that. Her feast day
is December 4.
He realized that men and boys were men were very bad and cruel. Even the
boys in school were very cruel. So he tried to be nice to them, and they
just made fun of him and laughed at him. So he went up to a mountain and
just prayed to God alone and studied very much. Other people heard of this
holy man and they came up and they said, "Can we stay with you?" And he
said, "Yes." He built many buildings for them to stay at. And he taught
them about Jesus Christ. His feast day is March 21.
One day St. Bernadette went with her friends to gather firewood. They had
gone across the river, but she went to this cave. She saw the Blessed
Mother over a rock. She had stars around her head and she had a beautiful
blue and white dress on, and roses on her feet. They prayed the Rosary
together. Then she told her to come back for a couple of months and she
went back. So she kept on visiting her again and again, until she said, "I
want you to dig a hole." And all this spring water came out. The Blessed
Mother told her to wash herself and she did. Whoever bathed in there would
get well. That now is at Lourdes and that's where people come and they get
cured. Then the Blessed Mother said, "There shall be a church built up
here." And there was. She became a nun. After a couple years she became
ill and died April 16.
St. Bernard went up to the monastery to be a priest. Thirty of his
friends went with him. He built many buildings so men could join. Hundreds
of brave men came to join and pray to God. The Turks hated Christians
and they wanted to kill them all, so Bernard led a great army against
them. He only carried a Crucifix. He wrote a many beautiful songs. We sing
them to this day.
A Roman man wanted to marry St. Catherine, but she became a nun. A pope
was in England and she spoke to the pope, "Your place is in Rome. That's
where your people are." The pope listened to the nun's words. So the pope
went back to Rome and the princes were furious. They wanted to make a
false pope. So Catherine came over and explained to them and they settled
down. After she explained to them then she went back to her place. She
died at the age of 36.
St. Cecilia was famous and loved because she was one of the most famous
Roman martyrs. According to legend, she was a young Christian of high rank
and she was promised in marriage to a Roman named Valarian. Through her
example, he was converted and martyred with his brother. She would not
sacrifice to any other god, so the judge had her smothered by steam but
God protected her. Then he had a soldier strike her with a sword. She fell
down badly wounded but remained alive for 3 days. Then, after receiving
the Holy Eucharist, she died November 22.
St. Charles was from a rich noble family. He went to become a priest. His
uncle, who was pope, made him a priest. When Martin Luther began Lutheran
churches, he brought thousands and thousands back to the Holy Sacrament.
Later on, the pope made him bishop. He was a very good bishop. Every time
he preached, thousands of people came to hear him.
When St. Christopher was living, it was dangerous days. He became a
soldier but he did not have any belief. He was not a Christian. A saint
came by and told him about Jesus Christ so he thought he'll believe in
Jesus Christ so he did. One day he was going to journey to Bethlehem and
he was going across the river on a stormy day and he saw a little boy. The
child said, "Hold me and take me out far out in the sea." So he picked the
boy up and carried him across the river because the river was getting
stronger. He was a very strong man so he carried the boy across and the
boy got heavier and heavier. And as he notices the boy getting heavier and
heavier, the boy said, "I am the Lord." And then all of a sudden he
realized that he was carrying Jesus. So he was very surprised! He died a
St. Clare's father was a count and when she was young, she heard St.
Francis preaching on the streets of Assisi and she told him how much she
wanted to devote her life to Jesus, so they became good friends. St. Clare
would not marry, so when she was 18, she left her castle and went to the
Church of Our Lady of Angels where she met St. Francis and his brothers.
Then she consecrated her life to God on the altar of Our Lady. Later, in
an old house outside of Assisi, she started a group called Poor Clares,
and her sister and mother and other noble ladies came to help her. They
spent their life in prayer, penance, good works, and silence. She died on
August 11, 1250.
She lived in dangerous times. There were 3 men who wanted to be a pope.
And they were fighting over being pope. And St. Francis of Assisi appeared
to her, and said, "You should love God a lot." And she did. And at this
one night when these devils appeared to her in weird shapes and kept on
telling her not to love God. And they stayed there for about 20 minutes
and they wouldn't leave her until she loved God. And she died smiling and
her feast is March 6.
St. Dymphna was born in Ireland. Her father Damon was a chief of the army
and her mother was a devout Christian. When she was 14 her mother died.
Her father sent messengers all over the land to see if he they could find
some woman of noble birth that would be willing to marry him. When none
could be found, his evil advisors told him to marry his own daughter. When
she heard this, she fled from her castle with a priest and St. Gerebran.
And he found them in another country and he ordered the priest's head to
be cut off and then he tried to make his daughter come home and marry him.
When she refused, he drew his sword and struck her.
St. Elizabeth was 14 when she married a young man. He was wicked to her
but she loved the poor and needy. The poor and needy called her Dear Saint
Elizabeth. She had 3 children and she took good care of them. One day she
was carrying bread out to the poor and her husband came along and he said,
"Are you carrying food like a servant?" Then he got the cloak. He looked
in the cloak, and flowers dropped down. Then he knew she was a saint, so
he asked for forgiveness, and she forgave her husband. She had 4 children.
She took great care of them and became Patron Saint of Hungary.
When she was little her mother was ill and they went to the church and
prayed. And the saint of that church came to her and said that your mother
will be well pretty soon and you will be a model of Christ. And the next
day her mother was well, so in gratitude she gave money to the poor. Then
she grew up and she was a nun. But this man liked her and wanted to marry
her, so he told some Roman judges what happened so they threw her into a
fire but she didn't die. And so they pierced her heart with a knife and
she became a martyr.
Francis saw how money made people rich and greedy and sinful. So he went
out and he sold everything he had. He wanted to live for Jesus alone.
People heard of this great man, and they wanted to go with him. They
followed St. Francis, and they are called the Franciscans.
She was born in 1878, was the youngest girl in the family. When she was
young, her mother was very ill. Gemma would kneel by her bedside and cry.
Her mother would tell her not to cry, because she would say that she would
go to Heaven, and soon Gemma would go to Heaven with her. When Gemma
learned that she had died, she said, "Why did you go up to Heaven and
leave me down here? Why didn't you take me with you?" When they were at
school recess, she would always let the other kids do the best parts in
their games. One day, they were playing a game called "Saints": whoever
picked the longest straw would be a great saint. Gemma picked the longest
straw and they were all saying, "Gemma, you're going to grow up to be a
great saint!" One day, she became very ill. Her father went to the priest
and said, "You have to let my daughter receive Jesus or she will die." The
priest understood she had to have her First Holy Communion. He asked her
all these different questions and was very astonished that she could
answer them so well. When she was 20 she had an incurable tuberculosis of
the spine. She prayed to the St. Gabriel of the Sorrowful Mother and was
cured. She wanted to be a Passionist nun but they rejected her. She died
April 11, 1903.
St. Gertrude was a little girl and she had this vision. The Lord appeared
to her and He gave her a prayer. He said that every time when she says
this, thousands of souls in Purgatory will be released. And that was the
promise that He made. And this is the prayer: I offer Thee the most
Precious Blood of Thy Divine Son Jesus in union with the Masses said
throughout the world today for all the holy souls in Purgatory.
She was a British queen and she became a Catholic late in her life and
then her son became a Catholic. She spent all her money on building
churches. When a Christian emperor was going to build a church on Mt.
Calvary, she journeyed there to see if Jesus's cross was still there. And
it was. And she found the nails there that He was hung with. She had the 3
crosses brought before a sick lady who had a fatal disease and when she
touched Jesus's cross, she was healed. St. Helen had a church built up on
Mt. Calvary with Jesus's cross in it. Whoever went there and touched the
cross with faith in him, would be healed. She gave a little bit to
everybody. Later on, she had a church built on Mt. Olivet. She died in
St. Henry had a dream. His patron showed him "after 6." St. Henry thought
that meant he would die after 6 years. So he prepared for death. Many
people did not know about the Savior so he taught them. And then he became
a great empire. Because of his 6 years he was a great saint. One day this
bad wicked man came and drove the Pope from Rome, so he led his army
against the man and beat him. And then he brought the Pope back to Rome.
And then he came back to his city. His first visit was always to the
church. So he went to the church to pray. Jesus rewarded him greatly.
Henry and his wife became great saints. His feast day is July 15.
St. Jerome is the Patron Saint of Librarians. He lived in Rome. He
studied Latin and Greek. He devoted himself to oratory. At Antioch, he
received Holy Orders about the year 377. St. Jerome died in Bethlehem in
420. He is a Doctor of the Church.
St. Joachim was husband of St. Ann and the father of the Blessed Virgin
Mary. He belonged to a tribe in Jerusalem of the House of David. For a
long time, he and his wife were very sad because they didn't have a child.
They prayed earnestly for one. Joachim even fasted 40 days and 40 nights,
fasting and praying. Joachim's greatest honor is the fact that he is the
father of the Blessed Virgin Mary. There was a church built, possibly by
St. Helen, where he and his wife died. He is the patron of good fathers.
St. Joan was born in 1412. When she was 16, she got a message from God.
an angel came to her and told her that she would be she would lead the
French armies to victory against England. She went to the governor of
France, and he told her that she was too young and sent her home. After
she came home 3 times, then he finally let her go. And she went to the
king and she told him that the angel had told her that she was to be the
leader of the French army. And after a lot of persuasion he let her become
the leader. And she led the French army to victory against England. And
later, some people who disliked her told the king that she was bad. They
held her on trial many times but she was pure and said she was sent from
God and they still didn't believe her so she was burned at the stake.
St. John Berchmans he was the son of a shoemaker. He had been in school
under a parish priest for 3 years to get prepared for Jesuit College. So
after 3 years he went to Jesuit College in 1615. And then he had to go to
Rome. He had to walk by foot to Rome he stayed there for 10 weeks. One day
he became very, very ill. And he said, "These are my treasures: my Rosary,
my Crucifix, and my Book of Rules." He died August 13.
St. John Bosco was born in 1815 and when he was still young his father
died. A little while later he had a dream about a mysterious Lady who told
him to take his staff and lead them out. Later he figured out it was
children. He devoted the rest of his life to teaching young children and
he died after he served a Mass on May 15, 1887 and his feast day is
St. John Nepomucen had a was cured of a disease by his good parents. In
thanksgiving he was consecrated over to God and he became a priest and was
sent to the city of Prague. King Wenceslaus IV asked him to come to court
and he became the queen's confessor. One day, the king asked him to tell
him what the queen had said in confession. When Father John refused, he
was thrown into prison. The next time when the king asked him to reveal
the queen's confession he said, "If you do not obey me, you shall die. If
you do, riches and honors shall be yours." Again Father John refused, and
he was tortured. He was thrown in the River Moldua at night and but even
then the people found his body and buried it with honors. He is the Martyr
St. Joseph was the foster father of Jesus. He helped Mary to Bethlehem.
Jesus was born there. And he led them to Egypt, and the angel came in his
dream. And an angel came to Joseph and said, "It's safe to go back to
Nazareth." So he went back to his own home. St. Joseph was a carpenter and
he would make things and stuff like that. When Jesus was 30 years old,
Joseph died in Jesus' and Mary's arms. And Jesus blessed Joseph.
Kateri was born in near a town called Auriesville, NY, in the year of
1656. And at that time the Jesuit missionaries were bringing the Catholic
faith to the Mohawk Valley. When she was 4, her mother died of a disease
called smallpox and she went to live with her 2 aunts and an uncle. Then
she moved to a group of Christian Indians in Canada and there every
morning even in the coldest days of winter, she'd wait for the chapel to
open and she'd stay there until it closed. Then she soon after that she
died of a disease and on April 17, 1680. And her last words were, "Jesus
and Mary, I love you."
Lawrence was a fine young Roman. He was chosen a deacon, that meant that
his job was to care for the sick and poor. But the Romans thought he was
the treasurer of the Church so they took him prisoner. "Show us the
treasures of the Church!" they cried. "Gladly," he said. The Romans
followed after him expecting to find precious stones and gold. Instead, he
led them to the hospital where the sick and poor were. "Here are the
treasures of the Church!" he cried. They were furious. But Lawrence knew
that God loved the sick and the poor. In the end, they put him to death.
They laid him on a gridiron over the fire. But even there Lawrence could
joke. "Turn me over," he cried, "I think I'm done on this side!" Even in
his pain, God gave him deep happiness. His feast day is August 10.
She was born March 15, 1591. When they were married for 15 years, her
husband died, and then she was left with her son. And then she served the
poor a lot and she often said to her friends, "Be delighted in helping the
poor. Love the poor. Serve the poor as you would serve God." She died
March 15, 1660.
At early age, St. Lucy was offered in a marriage. When she refused, the
boy who wanted to marry her got really angry and accused her of being a
Christian. She was brought to the governor and she said, "The Holy Spirit
is in me and I will not sin." And he said, "I will make you sin. The Holy
Spirit will leave you." And she said, "Nothing will make me sin." And so
he lit a fire around her, but Lucy was not harmed. Not until she had a
sword struck her and she didn't die until the priest came with her Holy
She was very pretty and she worked on a farm with her mother and father.
And one day while she was working, this boy named Alessandro came up and
tried to make her sin. And she yelled out, "No, Alessandro, that's a sin!
You will go to Hell!" And she started to fight with him and he took out a
knife and stabbed her 14 times. And then she yelled out, "Jesus! Mary! I'm
dying! Mama!" And when she was in the hospital, her doctor came up to her
and she said, "Will you forgive your murderer?" And she said, "Yes. Today
I want him to be with me in Heaven."
Often our Lord was tired. He went to his friend's house. He liked it
there. He was happy. Lazarus sat on a chair to talk to Jesus. Mary sat
down at Jesus's feet and listened to Jesus. And Martha, she was a busy
housekeeper. And after our dear Lord died, St. Martha was there. When He
rose, St. Martha was there too.
St. Martin's parents didn't believe in God and his father put St. Martin
in the army when he was only 15. One freezing night, when it was snowing,
he found this old man, he was a poor man, he was homeless, and St. Martin
didn't have any money to give him so he got his sword and cut off a piece
of cloak and gave it to the poor. He died on November 11.
St. Mary was the mother of Jesus. When Mary was working, the angel
Gabriel appeared to her and told her she that she was to have a son and
Joseph and Mary got married and Joseph took Mary to Bethlehem and there
the Son was born. There were shepherds and the three kings were there. But
then, God told Joseph in a dream to take Mary to Egypt and Jesus. So
Joseph fled to Egypt until God sent an angel to tell they were safe. Herod
died. And then St. Gabriel came and told them they were safe and told him
to go back to Nazareth. So they went back to their own house and Jesus
lived many years. They lost Jesus once. He was at His Father's House, in
the Temple, asking questions. Three days later they found Him.
She was known to many people as the sinner. She was very sorrowful for
all her sins. One day when Simon invited Jesus to come and have dinner,
she came in and washed His feet with her tears and dried them with her
hair. He forgave her of all her sins. From then on, she followed Jesus
wherever He went and helped Him and after Jesus died, He appeared to her.
Mary of Egypt was a great sinner. She made people chase after her. She
led many people into sin. And she did not know about Jesus Christ. One
time there was a crowd of people over at a church and when the doors were
opened she wanted to go inside the church, but the soldiers wouldn't let
her. So when she saw Jesus nailed to the cross she knelt down and started
praying. But then she looked over at the Blessed Mother and then she was
crying out loud saying "I'm sorry." So she knew that she was doing
something wrong for all those years. So she went out in the desert that's
Egypt and she prayed a lot to be sorrowful. She wanted Jesus to forgive
her for what she had done. A holy man came and saw her dead body. He
buried her. Her feast day is April 9.
He was born in Scotland. At age 16 he was captured by pirates. He was
carried off to slavery by the raiders and he was a shepherd, and most of
his time he liked to pray. One day a voice from Heaven came to him and
told him to go back to his own country. He became a priest. The pope made
him a bishop and sent him to Ireland as a missionary. When he was in
Ireland he told them about Jesus Christ. There was this road and St.
Patrick was walking on it and these mean people wanted to kill him, jump
out and kill him. So they were hiding behind bushes. They were about to
jump on him when they thought they saw a deer, he changed into a deer,
while he was saying a prayer in Irish. One of the pagan kings said, "Tell
me about your God." And so Patrick told him there were 3 persons in one
God. To explain, he picked up a 3-leaf clover and said, "Here, there are 3
leaves on this one plant. Therefore, there are 3 persons in one God." And
his feast day is March 17. And his body was found in St. Patrick's
They would persecute the Christians. He killed many Christians. His name
was Saul then and the judges told him to go out and kill Christians. So
Saul went out and was riding his horse and this light hit him and then he
fell down and God spoke to him. So then he had to go back to the house and
for 3 days he was blinded. And St. Peter came and made him well again. God
told him that his name was to be changed to Paul so then he acted like a
saint and he became one of Jesus' apostles. So then Saul became a saint.
He did many things for God. People were confused what he was doing. They
didn't like him so they told the general he was speaking to him and then
he was thrown into a house in Jerusalem. Paul was writing letters around
the Holy Land and people saved those letters and they were the Epistles.
He was the oldest of 8 children. The priests took care of him. He was a
very Catholic man. He became a priest in a seminary. He went up to
mountains and he made a church and he said Mass there. People loved him
very much because he was kind and gentle to them. Then he became a bishop.
He mostly talked about the Blessed Sacrament. Then after a while he was
elected Pope in 1903. He loved God very much and he became Pope then he
died in the year 1914.
When St. Rita was very young, she asked her parents if she could go to
the convent and be a nun, but instead her parents arranged for her to be
married. She was a good wife and a mother. But her husband mistreated her.
One day, her husband got stabbed by the enemy but before he died, he was
sorry for his sins because Rita had prayed for him. And later, her two
sons died, so she was left alone. Then Rita joined a group of nuns, and
she spent most of her time in prayer and penance and good works. One day
when Rita was praying, she said, "Jesus my Savior, I want to suffer like
You." So a thorn came down from the Crucifix and stabbed her in the
forehead, and there was a big, deep wound that would not go away, so she
suffered the rest of her life. And her feast day is May 22.
She was born in Peru and she was very obedient to her parents and she was
also very beautiful. Her mother wanted her to wear nice clothes and she
said she didn't really care about that. They were a poor family. She loved
to pick flowers for Jesus. One time she was outside picking flowers for
Jesus and then all of a sudden He appeared to her right beside her and
said, "I am very pleased with you." And in those days there was a wicked
king named Frederick. He hated the Pope so he sent his men out to tell the
people how bad the pope was. They came to St. Rose's town. She heard them
and was angry. She got up in the square and she said, "Don't listen to
these wicked men. The Pope is the Vicar of Jesus Christ. Love him and
protect him." Even though she was only 10 years old, they believed her and
protected the Pope. When she was still a young lady, she became a nun. She
went to the convent to pray and take care of the poor. After she died at
the age of 18, her body was still beautiful.
He grew up in a wealthy family and he was a captain of soldiers. One of
his soldiers' wife was ill and he made a Sign of the Cross over her and
she was healthy again. And then one day people accused him of being a
Christian. And they tied him to a tree and shot an arrow but he lived. And
then the people clubbed him to death until finally he died. His feast day
is January 20.
St. Tarcisius was an altar boy when the pagans were taking Christians
into the dungeons and killing them. And one day, the priest wanted to take
the Holy Eucharist to the people who were going to be killed. But he
couldn't find anyone to do it, because if a Christian went out, they'd
just be taken in, so he offered to do it. So he covered the Eucharist and
he ran out. And then these boys came up to him and yelled, and they go,
"Hey Tarcisius, we just need one more boy to play our game!" And he goes,
"Not right now, I have a job to do." And then one of the older boys saw
him; he was holding something. And so they said, "Tarcisius, what do you
have there?" And he started walking faster. But they came up and they beat
him. Then a soldier came, a secret Christian, and he tore the boys off of
him and he carried Tarcisius back to the priest. The priest was sad, but
he was glad that Tarcisius had not let them steal the Holy Eucharist.
She was a little girl and she liked to play a lot with her brothers and
sisters but she had to do some work that she didn't like. She just smiled.
And when she was little she was about around 12, and she wanted to go in a
convent to be a nun. She asked the pope, but the pope said no, because she
was too young. But she went into the convent and then she became a nun and
she promised after her death, she said, "Anyone who loves me and cares for
God, I shall send him down a rose."
She prayed hard for the people for their sins. She prayed so hard, that
other women came and prayed with her. She built a monastery for them. More
women came and they prayed for the sinners throughout the world.
He was Archbishop of Canterbury and he was good friends with King Henry
II. King Henry said one day that that man should be killed and the people
that work for him thought he wanted him to be killed so they went out
searching for him for a long time and finally they found him in the church
and he said, "If you kill me I want to be a martyr of God." They chopped
off his head and his feast day is December 29.
St. Ursula grew up and became a teacher. Many parents put their children
in to be taught. She had a little school in England. One day, this pagan
army was going towards England. They didn't believe in Jesus Christ. So
she took her little pupils and all the other teachers against the pagans.
And then they captured them. They said to her, "I will let them free if
they won't believe in Jesus Christ." And they refused. And the men pulled
out their swords and killed them all.
It was when Jesus was carrying the cross when He was going to be
crucified and the crowd was spitting at Him, throwing mud in His face and
laughing at Him and they made Him trip fall. But then He looked around and
He saw no friends. And then St. Veronica was there and she was upset with
what was happening to Jesus so she pushed the crowd away. She pushed the
soldiers away and then she went to Jesus. She took off her veil and wiped
His face. And then the soldiers pushed her out. And then when she so she
went home and hen when she went home she looked at her veil and then she
saw Jesus's face on it and she kept that as long as she lived. Her feast
day is February 4.
St. Vincent was a very holy priest. He cared for the sick and loved them.
He helped many poor people. He loved the poor. He knew that Jesus loved
them most of all too. He gave all the money he got to the poor. Every time
when he saw the poor he would give them clothing, toys, and clothes and
his love. Most of all he loved to teach about Jesus Christ. But one day,
these pirates came by and carried him off to sea. He converted them and he
baptized them. He made them into Catholics and they became followers of
him. He went back to his country and made more people come back to the
Catholic Church. He got pure, good men and women to follow him. The women
cared very much for the poor. His feast day is July 19.
St. William was a fine young man. He was sent to the finest schools.
People thought he was going to lead a successful life. But he followed Our
Lord, and became a young priest. He always taught the people about Our
Lord. They always came to listen to William when he preached. He never ate
meat. He gave it to the poor. He never spent money on himself; he gave it
away. Our Holy Father asked him to be an archbishop. William didn't want
to accept it, but he listened to the Holy Father. Then one day he died and
a whole crowd of people went following his dead body to the grave.
St. Zita was a young little girl. She worked for these people and they
said to her, "Don't work so hard, because you're showing off our
laziness." And then one day they fell asleep so she thought that she'll
make bread. So she made bread. But really most of all she loved to talk to
God. So she was talking to God, praying for like a couple hours. Then all
of a sudden she forgot about the bread and she cried. But then these
angels came down and took the bread out of the oven. She made the best
bread in the world; it was sweet.