The early Roman virgin-martyr whose bones were discovered in 1802. She immediately began answering prayers, with so many favors and miracles being granted that she was raised to sainthood by Pope Gregory XVIbecoming the only person recognized by the Church as a saint solely on the basis of her powerful intercession, since nothing is known of her except her name and the evidence of her martyrdom. A great intercessor for all needs! 160 pgs, PB
Sister Marie Helene Mohr, S.C., was a nun and author of the twentieth century. A reference librarian for Pennsylvania's Seton Hill College, her Saint Philomena: Powerful with God includes a comprehensive narration of the saint's miracles, intercessions, and cures, all of which serve to inspire an earnest devotion in the heart of the reader. Sister Mohr's work was originally published in 1953 by the Bruce Publishing Company, Milwaukee, with the Nihil Obstat and Imprimatur. It was also printed by TAN in 1988 with additional material.