Date of Birth: January 6th, 1412 Date of Death: May 30th, 1431Date of canonization: May 16th, 1920Patron Saint of: Soldiers and of FranceSymbol: French heritage and the traditions of an inclusive and costume-loving city
Joan of Arc the daughter of a tenant farmer from the village of Domrémy, in northeastern France.
Her mother was instilled in the love for the Catholic Church and its teachings. This influenced Joan of Arc to do the same.
After the war between France and England, England much of northern France, and many in Joan’s village, Domrémy, were forced to abandon their homes under threat of invasion.
Mom I don't want to leave
You must leave!
At the age of 13, Joan began to hear voices, that she had determined to be God. God wanted her to save France by expelling its enemies, and to install Charles as its rightful king.
Hmm I think these are voices from God to send me on a mission
Joan, I want you to save France by expelling its enemies