Butler's Lives of the Saints
One of the most well-known and relied-upon reference works of all time has been updated and revised! The twelve volumes of the revised Butler's Lives of the Saints correspond to the months of the year; each volume contains entries on saints with feast days in that month.
ST DAVID OF WALES, bishop 1 St Felix III (II), pope, 2; St Senan, abbot, 3; St
Swithbert, bishop, 5; Bd Christopher of Milan, 6; Bd Joanna Maria Bonomo,
abbess, 7 2. ST CHAD, abbot and bishop 12 St Pontius of Carthage, 15; Bd
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St Swithbert, Bishop (713) St Swithbert was one of a band of twelve missionaries
who, under the leadership of St Willibrord (7 Nov.), set out in the year 690 to
evangelize the German tribes of Friesland—part of present-day Holland.
St Swithbert is joint patron of St Peter's, Kaiserswerth, where his relics, which
were found in 1626, are still preserved and honoured. Many miracles were
ascribed to him, and he is invoked in cases of angina. He is sometimes spoken of
as St ...
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BD KATHARINE DREXEL foundress
St Mark the Hermit
St Julian of Toledo bishop
SS PERPETUA AND FELICITY and companions martyrs
St Felix of Dunwich bishop 74 St Theophylact of Nicomedia
BD AGNELLUS OF PISA
ST JOHN DE BREBEUF martyr
ST CYRIL OF JERUSALEM bishop and doctor
ST CUTHBERT bishop
St Nicholas Owen martyr
St Hildelith abbess
St Peter of Sebaste bishop
St Pacian of Barcelona bishop 82 St Catherine of Bologna
St Sophronius patriarch of Jerusalem
St Pionius martyr
St Hesychius of Jerusalem
St Stephen of Mar Saba