Butler's Lives of the Saints, Volum 8
For more than two centuries, "Butler's" has been one of the best known, most widely consulted hagiographies. In its brief and authoritative entries, readers can find a wealth of knowledge on the lives and deeds of the saints, as well as their ecclesiastical and historical importance since canonization.
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St Edmund Arrowsmith, Martyr (1585-1628) Edmund Arrowsmith would seem to
have been the only Catholic priest executed in England in the fifteen years before
Parliament was recalled in 1640. He was born in 1 585 at Haydock, near St ...
Some, like Edmund's father, leased farms from the more kindly disposed
landlords. Others became traders, merchants, and shopkeepers. This tiny
Catholic middle class also supplied vocations to the priesthood. Most Catholics,
however, were ...
Edmund became known as Brother Ignatius, after St Ignatius of Loyola. Soon
other dioceses wanted "monks' schools," and up to 1820 schools and
communities were established in Cork, Limerick, Thurles, and, especially, Dublin.
There were ...
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