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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At this point the biography includes a story that is told of a number of saints.
Living alone in the wood, Giles was nourished by the milk of a hind, which was
eventually pursued by King Wamba (or Flavius) and his hunting party. On this
Historians of Denmark maintain that he was an English priest who served as
chaplain to King Cnut when the latter ruled in England (1016-35). In this capacity
he would accompany the king to Denmark, and it was during such a journey that
At the age of twenty-two she was married to Charles le Gros, who ruled variously
as king of Alemannia (876-82), emperor of the West (881-7), king of Germany (
882-7), and king of France (884-7). As a young woman she was a great
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St Antoninus martyr
ST GREGORY THE GREAT pope and doctor
St Marcellus martyr
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