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Saint Nicholas: The Real Story of the Christmas Legend by Julie Stiegemeyer, Chris Ellison (Illustrator) The Real Santa Claus : Legends of Saint Nicholas by Marianna Mayer Nicholas : The Epic Journey from Saint to Santa Claus by Jeremy Seal 	
Saint Nicholas: The Real Story of the Christmas Legend by Julie Stiegemeyer, Chris Ellison (Illustrator) (Board book - July 2005)

The Saint Nicholas Center http://www.stnicholascenter.org/
Discover the truth of Santa Claus begins with Nicholas.
Catholic Encyclopedia: St. Nicholas of Myra http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/11063b.htm
Fourth-century bishop in Asia Minor. Also called St. Nicholas of Bari because his relics were translated there in the eleventh century.
The Life of the Holy Hierarch and Wonderworker Nicholas http://www.saintnicholas.org/stnickhistory.htm
A brief history. Hear the Apolitikion of Saint Nicholas using RealAudio player.
Patron Saints Index: Nicholas of Myra http://www.catholic-forum.com/saints/saintn01.htm
Illustrated profile.
The Translation of Saint Nicholas http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/basis/nicholas-bari.html
An anonymous Greek account of the removal of the saint's body from Myra to Bari. Translated from a thirteenth-century manuscript.


A Gift from St. Nicholas: The Story of Saint Nicholas and a Special Christmas Letter by Cristine Bolley, Bruce Eagle (Illustrator) (Hardcover  - September 2001) Wonderworker: The True Story of How Saint Nicholas Became Santa Claus by Vincent A. Yzermans
Domestic-Church.com: Saint Nicholas http://www.domestic-church.com/CONTENT.DCC/19981101/SAINTS/nicholas.htm
Three accounts of the story of St. Nicholas: for infants through children age 8, children 8-14, and age 14 through adults. By Catherine Fournier.

Saint Nicholas Page http://www.geocities.com/Athens/7175/stnich-page.html
Information centered on the Orthodox Christian understanding and teaching about this Bishop of Myra in Lycia, patron saint of children, mariners, and Russia. Popular culture knows him as Santa Claus, Saint Nick, Sinter Klaus, and other names. Includes links to churches and other pages and icons concerning this much-revered man of God.

Catholic Online: St. Nicholas http://www.catholic.org/saints/saint.php?saint_id=371
Fairly long article about the bishop of Myra.





How Nicholas Archbishop of Myra Became "San Nicola di Bari" in 1087 http://members.aol.com/nonstopny/25anniv/barese.htm
Historical narrative tracing the history of Nicholas, Archbishop of Myra, to his final resting place in Bari, Italy.

The Ecole Glossary: Nicholas of Myra http://www2.evansville.edu/ecoleweb/glossary/nicholas.html
"Little that withstands the scrutiny of modern eyes is known about this popular saint."

The Life of Saint Nicholas the Bishop http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/basis/goldenlegend/GL-vol2-nicholas.html
From "The Golden Legend," by Jacobus de Voragine. William Caxton translation, slightly modernized.

Nicholas, Saint http://www.bartleby.com/65/ni/NichlsSt.html
Short entry in the Columbia Encyclopedia.

Sacred Heart Parish: St. Nicholas http://www.hullp.demon.co.uk/SacredHeart/saint/StNicholas.htm
About St. Nicholas, and how he came to be the patron saint of such diverse groups of people.


	
The Legend of Saint Nicholas by Demi Saint Nicholas, Bishop of Myra: The Life and Times of the Original Father Christmas by D. L. Cann The Miracle of Saint Nicholas by Gloria Whelan, Judith Brown (Illustrator) (Hardcover  - November 1997)

Nicholas, St http://encyclopedia.jrank.org/NEW_NUM/NICHOLAS_ST.html
Article on the legend and cultus of this popular saint, from the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica. Some scanner errors.

Lives of the Saints: St. Nicholas http://www.ewtn.com/library/MARY/STNICH.htm
Confessor, Archbishop of Myra. From Fr. Alban Butler's Lives of the Saints.

Lives of Saints: St. Nicholas of Myra http://www.ewtn.com/library/MARY/NICHOLAS.htm
Bishop, Confessor. From the book "Lives of Saints", published by John J. Crawley.

St. Peter and St. Paul Orthodox Church: St. Nicholas http://www.sspeterpaul.org/st_nick.htm
A tribute to the saint and a photograph of the ikon on the east wall of the north transept of the church.

Symeon Metaphrastes http://www.ewtn.com/library/MARY/REALNICK.htm
Excerpts from "The Life of Nicholas" by Symeon Metaphrastes.



Nicholas of Myra (Bari) http://www.saintpatrickdc.org/ss/1206.htm#nich
Recounts many pious legends about St. Nicholas.

Orthodox America: St. Nicholas http://www.roca.org/oa/5/5m.htm
A detailed history of the saint, the meaning of the name Santa Claus, and the origin of the Christmas stocking.

A Saint for the Season http://www.florilegium.org/files/NICOLAA/St-Nicholas-art.html
A post to rec.org.sca about various traditions surrounding St. Nicholas. By Susan Carroll-Clark.

The History of Santa Claus http://www.wowcom.net/christmas97/day16/index.html
For young children.

Who Is the Real Santa Claus? http://www.iuma.com/IUMA/Bands/Comet/html/lyrics.html
A breezy retelling of the story of St. Nicholas.




Saint Nicholas Cathedral: Saint Nicholas http://www.stnicholasla.com/stnicholas.htm
History, icon, and troparion hymn for their patron saint.

Santa Claus http://www.stgeorge.bc.ca/Saints/Display.cfm?SaintID=28
The righteous St. Nicholas is the true personality behind Santa Claus or Baba Noel.

St. George Coptic Orthodox Church: St. Nicholas the Wonderworker http://www.stgeorge.bc.ca/Saints/Display.cfm?SaintID=27
Hagiography of St. Nicholas, archbishop of Myra. Tells the story of him striking Arius with his hand at First Nicaea.

The Life of St. Nicholas the Wonderworker http://www.stmichael.org/doodad.fcgi?tcode=10&story=hagiagraphy3202003123035.shtml
Life of the Holy Hierarch and Wonderworker Nicholas, Archbishop of Myra in Lycia. Long. With ikons.



Art Poster Print - Olde Saint Nicholas - Artist: Peggy Abrams - Poster Size: 8 X 10 inches A Visit from Saint Nicholas by Clement Clarke Moore (Hardcover  - January 1998) Olde Saint Nicholas, Fine Art Print by Peggy Abrams, 6x8

St. Basil Passover