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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Toward the end of his life, it is said, Giles travelled to Rome, where he
commended his monastery to the pope. The pope in return gave it his protection
and granted certain privileges. He also gave Giles two carved doors made of
cedar wood, ...
"Let each of us," he wrote, "pray to God not for himself only but for all the brethren,
according to the pattern which Our Lord gave us, wherein we are taught to pray
as a common brotherhood, for all, and not as individuals, for ourselves alone.
Artists in the later Middle Ages sometimes gave him reading glasses. When he
appears as an apostle he can be recognized by the instrument of his supposed
martyrdom (a sword, a spear, or a halberd) or by a money bag or money box, ...
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St Antoninus martyr
ST GREGORY THE GREAT pope and doctor
St Marcellus martyr
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