May, the month in which the Earth springs into bloom and we start thinking about planting gardens, family picnics and making holiday plans. It’s also the Month of Mary and a busy month in the Salesian calendar. We have a Novena to Mary Help of Christians, books and piety items to honour the Holy Mother.

Zepherin: the Last Cura

Zepherin: the Last Cura

Philip J Pascucci SDB


Part of our Pocketbook Series

A biography of the "Lily of Patagonia", a young man on the path to sainthood, who was the last heir to the Mapuche chiefdom.

Paperback portrait 105mm x 148mm



Blessed Zepherin Namucura was the son of the chief of the Araucano Indians of the Argentine Pampas and was destined to be the successor to his father as the leader of this fierce, war-like tribe. However, Zepherin's ambition was to lead his people to the religion of the one true God, and he spent his short life dedicated to becoming a Salesian priest to evangelise his people.

Pocketbook, Biography