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 rumour has now spread that two villages have burned Christians in order to
save their guards the trouble of watching them, and when called to account by
the mandarins, they pretended the fire was accidental." The methods adopted by
Whatever the facts behind her legend, Agatha remains one of the best-loved and
most-invoked saints in Christian devotional life. Agatha's Acts are in AA.SS., Feb.,
1, pp. 595-656 (1658 ed.); English Lives in C. Horstman, ed., The Early South ...
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
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St Cornelius the Centurion
ST BLAISE bishop and martyr
ST GILBERT OF SEMPRINGHAM abbot and founder
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