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 author claims to have been an eyewitness to the events it records, but his
account is just a little too similar to the legend of St Margaret of Antioch (20 July).
However, there is strong evidence — including the discovery in 1923, ...
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
26 SS COSMAS AND DAMIAN, Martyrs (? 287) Cosmas and Damian are pre-
eminent among those saints whose legend extends far beyond anything that can
ever be known about them for certain. They are the best known of the anargyroi, ...
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St Antoninus martyr
ST GREGORY THE GREAT pope and doctor
St Marcellus martyr
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