Butler's Lives of the Saints: February
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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use is evidenced not only by the above lines, recorded in several early
manuscripts of Bede in various dialects, but also by the obvious importance Bede
attaches to him and his verse, listing the many books of the Bible and the
For this and for the frugality of their life, supplying all their own needs by the work
of their hands, they were praised by Bede and subsequently by Alcuin (see under
St Angilbert, below). Colman remained abbot of the two communities to his ...
"After some days," Bede then relates, "the king came to the island and, sitting
down in the open air, summoned Augustine and his companions to an audience.
But he took precautions that they should not approach him in a house; for he held
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St Cornelius the Centurion
ST BLAISE bishop and martyr
ST GILBERT OF SEMPRINGHAM abbot and founder
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