Traditional Stories & Legends

The life of Nicholas, along with early and later associated miracles, are told in basic re-tellings. These thirty-eight stories, drawn from ancient sources, Orthodox tradition, and The Golden Legend, form the core of the St. Nicholas tradition. Many of them are included in the interactive story painting, Life & Miracles of Saint Nicholas.

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Interactive Story Painting

Life of Nicholas

Fifteen traditional stories tell the life of Saint Nicholas

Early Miracles

Nine stories of Saint Nicholas' traditional early miracles

Later Miracles

Seventeen traditional stories of Saint Nicholas' later miracles

Life & Miracles of Saint Nicholas

Interactive story painting
Thirty-one  stories from Russian tradition and The Golden Legend
Classic Primary Sources
Life of St. Nicholas shown in images
Modern Miracles
More Stories & Poems
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