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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2-16. St Sergius I, Pope (701) Born, probably in Antioch, of Syrian parents,
Sergius was educated in Palermo, where the family eventually settled. Sometime
during the pontificate of Adeodatus II (672-6) he went to Rome. There he studied
West Saxons, who, having "quitted his crown for the sake of the Lord and his
everlasting kingdom," had come to Rome only to die there ten days after his
baptism. Then in 693 he gave the pallium to Beorhtweald of Canterbury. In the
same year ...
Benedict was absent in Rome yet again when the area was ravaged by an
epidemic, probably the plague. The deputy abbot at Wearmouth, St Eosterwine (6
Mar.), and almost all the community there died, while at Jarrow the entire
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