Asterix and the Chieftain’s Shield – Book 11

Asterix and the Chieftain’s Shield – Book 11 Asterix and the Chieftain’s Shield (French: Le bouclier arverne, “The Arvernian Shield”) is the eleventh volume in the Asterix comic book series, written by René Goscinny and drawn by Albert Uderzo. It was originally published as a serial in Pilote issues 399–421 in 1967. The book isContinue reading “Asterix and the Chieftain’s Shield – Book 11”

St Benedict – July 11

St Benedict – July 11 On July 11, the Catholic Church celebrates the feast of Saint Benedict of Nursia, the sixth-century abbot who gave Christian monasticism its lasting foundation in Western Europe. For his historic role as the “Father of Western Monasticism,” St. Benedict was declared a co-patron of Europe (along with Saints Cyril andContinue reading “St Benedict – July 11”

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