Butler's Lives of the Saints: September
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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Alban Butler, Paul Burns. St Hildegard of Bingen, Abbess (1098-1179) Hildegard
of Bingen would have been remarkable in any century. In her own century her
achievements and her influence, particularly as a woman, were extraordinary.
In 1 147 the archbishop of Mainz passed Hildegard's work to the pope, Bd
Eugenius III (1145-53; 8 July), then on a visit to Trier. Adopting a ... approach,
Eugenius first appointed a commission to examine Hildegard and her writings.
Only when ...
Neither this opposition nor her constant ill health deterred Hildegard from
pursuing her activities outside her own convent. She believed God was using her
as his mouthpiece — "I am a poor earthen vessel, and say these things not of
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St Antoninus martyr
ST GREGORY THE GREAT pope and doctor
St Marcellus martyr
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