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Have you ever wondered where the legend of Santa Claus or Father Christmas came from? Maybe you’ve heard of the Saint Nicholas who is a patron saint and known as the Guardian of Children. He is one of the most popular and celebrated saints throughout the world.
Many years ago there really was a man named Nicholas who became a saint. In this story, we discover how a rich orphan became one of the most generous and widely-accepted saints today.
Find out more about this man who became the patron saint of children and sailors, and inspired Christmas in this 15-Minute biography.
Ages 8 and up.
Educational Versions Include exercises designed to meet Common Core Standards.
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