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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The Martyrs of China (from 1748 to 1900) The first form of Christianity to reach
China, in the seventh century, was Nestorianism, of which some traces were still
extant in the sixteenth century. A Franciscan mission was briefly established by ...
Born near Naples, he had gone to China in 1888 and had spent his years there
in the territories bordering the Han River preaching and establishing schools. He
was seized by the Boxers in Shansi, tortured for twenty-four hours, and hacked to
Also, D. M. Paton, Christian Missions and the Judgement of God (1953); C. Cary-
Elwes, O.S.B., China and the Cross: Studies in Missionary History (1957); J. C.
Gibson, Mission Methods and Mission Problems in South China (1902); J. Gernet
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St Cornelius the Centurion
ST BLAISE bishop and martyr
ST GILBERT OF SEMPRINGHAM abbot and founder
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