World’s #1 Catholic Store
Catholic Company
terms and conditions

Andre' Bessette: A Heart of Strength

Andre' Bessette: A Heart of Strength

Product Images
5.000000 / 5 stars
Read 1 reviews / Write a review
Item #: 1055907
Price: $4.99
In Stock
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
Add to Wishlist

Product Description

  • A French- Canadian priest
  • A saint of North America
  • He healed many and was Canonized in 2010
  • For ages 4-9
  • Colorful and inviting!


The story of Andre Bessette, a French-Canadian priest who is said to have healed many and who was canonized in 2010, is vividly told with colorful, full-page Illustrations and exciting text for children ages 4 through 9. Author and longtime elementary educator Barbara Yoffie helps young readers develop their understanding of saints as real-life heroes and heroines who live all around us and inspire us to become more like Christ. 

Barbara Yoffie has been in Catholic education for 35 years as both a primary grades classroom teacher and religion education coordinator. Currently, she is the coordinator of religious education at St. Clement of Rome Elementary School, St. Louis, MO. She is a well-known presenter on a variety of topics, including seasons of the Church year, saints, creative activities, and praying with children. Yoffie has a master’s degree in religious education administration from Loyola University, New Orleans, a bachelor’s degree in art education, and a certificate of religious studies, from Paul VI Institute, St. Louis. She is the author of several pamphlets and booklets on saints and choosing confirmation saints

Dimensions & Specifications

  • 5.5 x 8.25 inches
  • 32 pages
  • Softcover
  • ISBN: 9780764822407
  • Author: Barbara Yoffie
  • Pages: 32
  • Format: Softcover
  • Language: English
  • Saint: St. Andre Bessette
  • Topic: The Saints

Product Video

Reviews - Andre' Bessette: A Heart of Strength

Average Customer Rating
(5.00/5 Stars, 1 Ratings) Based on 1 Reviews

Simple Book

Review: This is a simple book for kids in lower elementary school. It's a sweet summary of the life of a beautiful saint.
Return to the top of the page.


Partners: New LilyRosary