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 Jesuits had been granted an exclusive right by Pope Gregory XIII, but in 1
585 Sixtus V established the province of San Gregorio, giving the Franciscans
the right to set up missions in China and other Asian countries, which they took to
The leader of the largest group of martyrs who suffered was Gregory Grassi (
1833-1900). He was a Franciscan from Piedmont, was ordained in 1856, and
had been a missionary in China for forty years, becoming mission promoter,
director of ...
Also taken to the Inn was Francis Fogolla (1839-1900), Bishop Grassi's coadjutor,
an Italian Franciscan from Tuscany. Born in 1839 and professed in 1859, he read
philosophy at Bologna and theology at Parma, was ordained in 1859, and ...
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St Cornelius the Centurion
ST BLAISE bishop and martyr
ST GILBERT OF SEMPRINGHAM abbot and founder
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