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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For this he is rewarded by a vision of an angel, who tells him that his prayers and
generosity have touched God and that he is to send some of his men for "a
certain Simon who is called Peter" (10:5). The scene shifts to Peter, who is "
lodging in ...
At this, the Holy Spirit is poured out on all who are listening, Jew and as yet
unbaptized Gentile alike, so that "the circumcised believers who had come with
Peter were astounded that the gift of the Holy Spirit had been poured out even on
Bd Peter Igneus, Bishop (1089) The new Roman Martyrology preserves the
reason for this Peter being nicknamed Igneus, "of the fire": "because he passed
through fire unharmed." The story, which seems to be well attested in a
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We are transformed by the people we have been transmuted from herein portrayed. A lovely book of stories of places we have been and will forever inhabit. Their stories are our stories. Llegeix la ressenya completa
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St Cornelius the Centurion
ST BLAISE bishop and martyr
ST GILBERT OF SEMPRINGHAM abbot and founder
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