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Saint Sharbel Makhluf

When placed on a scale, His Mercy prevails over the weight of the mountains.

    Facts about St. Sharbel Makhluf

  • He was a 19th-century Maronite monk and priest from Lebanon.
  • He was renowned for his life of holiness, prayer, and devotion to the Eucharist.
  • Since his death on Christmas Eve 1898, a great number of miracles, recoveries, and spiritual graces have been attributed to his intercession.