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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Two shutters of a lost altarpiece by Simon Marmion survive. One, now in Berlin,
shows the death of St Bertinus, the other, in the National Gallery, London, shows
his soul being carried up to God. See Kunstle, 2, pp. 134-5. Bd Gentilis, Martyr (c.
"I fear not death," he wrote, "nor I contemn not life. If life were my lot, I would
endure it patiently; but if death, I shall receive it joyfully, for that Christ is my life
and death is my gain." Bd Ralph Corby features in his brother's Certamen Triplex.
The most ancient account of his death, which dates from the fifth or sixth century,
occurs in the legendary passio of SS Nereus and Achilleus (12 May). The Roman
Martyrology, quoting from this, describes him as a priest who was arrested and ...
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St Antoninus martyr
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