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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Its model was probably that of the Birthday of St John the Baptist (24 June), which
was known at least from the beginning of the sixth century. In some parts of the
West it was certainly commemorated before the middle of the seventh century ...
SS Felix and Regula, Martyrs (? Fourth Century) The facts round which the
legend of these saints was woven are few and disputed. Sometime before the
beginning of the ninth century a double monastery was built over their tomb in
A wall-painting in the so-called "catacomb of St Januarius" in Naples, which also
dates from the fifth century, represents him with a nimbus. And he is mentioned
by St Gregory of Tours (17 Nov.), who was writing in the sixth century.
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St Antoninus martyr
ST GREGORY THE GREAT pope and doctor
St Marcellus martyr
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