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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After his ordination he became one of the group of Englishmen who went to
Germany in around 732 to join St Boniface (5 June) in his mission of
evangelization. Boniface soon appointed him bishop of Wurzburg, in Franconia,
where the Irish ...
Willibald joined St Boniface (5 June) in his work of evangelizing Germany,
founded the double monastery of Heidenheim, and became first bishop of
Eichstatt. Winnibald also became a missionary under Boniface and governed the
Gregory was also a great missionary pope, his main achievement in this area
being to commission St Boniface (5 June) as apostle to the Germanic peoples, as
his predecessor Pope St Gregory the Great (3 Sept.) had commissioned
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St Cornelius the Centurion
ST BLAISE bishop and martyr
ST GILBERT OF SEMPRINGHAM abbot and founder
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