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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That evening he was taken seriously ill and lapsed into a coma. Once word of this
spread round the city, people flocked to his cell to kiss his hands and obtain
something, however small, in the way of a relic — the cell was soon stripped of ...
The Gnostic writer Heracleon said he died a natural death, and this seems to
have been taken for granted by St Clement of Rome (23 Nov.). One tradition,
followed by earlier versions of the Roman Martyrology, has it that he died in
He had managed to hold out for a while, but in January 1347, after the battle of
Crecy and the sacking of Poitiers, he was defeated at the battle of La Roche-
Derrien near Treguier, taken prisoner, and shipped over to England. The sum of ...
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St Antoninus martyr
ST GREGORY THE GREAT pope and doctor
St Marcellus martyr
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