The Bible is a letter from Almighty God to His creatures.

– Pope St. Gregory

Quiz on St. Jerome

St. Jerome

St. Jerome

1. Where was St. Jerome born?

a. Present day Hungary

b. Present day Turkey

c. Russia

d. Poland

2. How old was St. Jerome when he converted to Christianity?

a. 42

b. 15

c. He was born a Christian

d. 20

3. Which languages did St. Jerome learn to help him study the Scriptures better?

a.  English and Spanish

b. French and Italian

c. Arabic and Latin

d. Hebrew and Greek

4. Where did St. Jerome live until he died?

a. Bethlehem

b. Dalmatia

c. Frankfurt

d. Cairo

Bonus: Who is St. Jerome the patron of?

St. Damasus By Pedro Augusto Guglielmi [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

a. Teachers

b. the Bible

c. Computer Workers

d. Librarians

Prayer to St. Damasus

Saint Damasus, instead of worrying about the short term of life on earth, you took God’s view and looked to the things that last. Pray for me that I may be able to look beyond immediate popularity and fleeting favors, and choose to do the things that God wants me to do. Amen


The Scriptures are shallow enough for a babe to come and drink without fear of drowning and deep enough for theologians to swim in without ever touching the bottom.

– St. Jerome

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