Here for Coupon to Protest Gun Grabbing
by Church Officials
“The St. Gabriel Possenti Society
commends a Florida civilian for using his handgun recently
to save the life of a deputy sheriff,” Society chairman
John M. Snyder noted here.
The patron of the St. Gabriel Possenti Society,
Inc. (gunsaint.com), St. Gabriel Possenti, used handguns in
1860 to save villagers in Isola del Gran Sasso, Italy from
a gang of marauders.
Saint Society Rejoices in Papal Canonizations
“The St. Gabriel Possenti Society
(GunSaint.com) rejoices in the canonizations of Pope John
XXIII and Pope John Paul II,” said Society chairman
John M. Snyder.
St. Gabriel Possenti used handguns in 1860
to rescue Italian villagers from marauders.
Gabriel Possenti Society Commemorates Annual Feast Day
The St. Gabriel Possenti Society
commemorates the feast day of St. Gabriel Possenti on February
27, Society chairman John M. Snyder noted.
In 1860, St. Gabriel Possenti’s handgun marksmanship
enabled him to rescue the villagers of Isola del Gran Sasso,
Italy from a marauding gang of about 20 renegade soldiers.
Saint Society Names Catholic United States Senator Man of
the Year in Washington, D.C.
WASHINGTON, March 6, 2012 /Christian
Newswire/ -- Sen. Mike Johanns (R-NE), left, received a special
St. Gabriel Possenti Society award here from John M. Snyder,
The Society named Sen. Johanns,
a practicing Catholic, Man of the Year for his support of
the right to self-defense.
Review: The Gun Saint
Snyder's tome hits target audience with fun, facts
by Jen Veldhuyzen
November 1, 2011
The Catholic Church celebrates
patron saints ranging from the obvious to the obscure, from
doctors to undertakers. Why not add a patron saint for responsible
John M. Snyder, former Jesuit
seminarian and gun rights activist, tells the story of that
question with simplicity, detail, and persistence, beginning
with the tale of the Passionist Patron Saint of Youth, who
saved an 1860 Italian town from marauding rapists and thieves--by
shooting a lizard.
Saint Group Hits Anti-Self-Defense Catholic Church Officials
The St. Gabriel Possenti Society, Inc. today
ripped into gun prohibitionists in the Catholic Church hierarchy
and suggested gun owners place a written or printed message
of complaint in collection baskets as an initial form of protest.
Society chairman John M. Snyder said
"the forthcoming beatification of Pope John Paul II comes
as a welcome spiritual torpedo moving against anti-gun owner
Catholic Church bureaucrats."
Saint Society Honors Fort Hood Police Heroes
Hood, Texas police Sgts. Mark Todd and Kimberly Munley this
week wore St. Gabriel Possenti Society honor medallions presented
by Society Founder-Chairman John M. Snyder here at the American
Police Hall of Fame (APHF) during its Law Enforcement Officers
of the Year banquet.
Saint Society Declares Supreme Court Second Amendment Decision
a Secular and Religious Blockbuster for Right of Self-Defense
ARLINGTON, VA, July 8 - "Last month's
historic Supreme Court gun rights decision is a blockbuster
development for the right of individual self-defense in religious
as well as secular spheres of interest," John M. Snyder,
Founder-Chairman of the St. Gabriel Possenti Society, Inc.
declared here today.
Honors Gun Fighting African Christian Missionary
, VA - The St. Gabriel Possenti Society, Inc. presented Charl
van Wyk of Cape Town , Republic of South Africa with its Medallion
of Honor and accompanying certificate during recent ceremonies
in Potomac MD, Society Chairman John M. Snyder announced here
Gun Activists Send Message
The New GUN WEEK
July 10, 2005
Spotlight: St. Gabriel Possenti Society
By Joseph A. D'Agostino
Human Events Online
July 8, 2004
Patron For Shooters
By Carlo Stagnaro,
Milan, Italy, June 2003,
(Reprinted with permission of ARMI and translated by Mr.
Volume Chronicles History of Gun Saint Effort
By Joseph P. Tartaro
May 1, 2003
Enthusiast Says Catholic Leaders Aren't Following Bible
By Robert B. Bluey
February 28, 2003
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