St Lucy Research Paper

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Saint Lucy By: Vanessa Pena Saint Lucy was born in 283 in Syracuse, a Roman state under Emperor Diocletian's rule. She took vows of chastity and consecrated her virginity to Christ. Her ambition in life was to serve and help the poor. Her father died very early in her life so she was dependent of her mother. Her mother tried to arrange a marriage for her with a man who didn’t believe in God. Lucy tried to convince her mother that she didn’t want to marry because Christ would be a partner in life much more powerful than anyone. Lucy prayed and prayed for her mother to understand her desire. Then, one day her mother's deathly illness was cured. Her mother greatly appreciated what Christ had done for her, and had agreed to Lucy's

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