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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St Teilo, Bishop (Sixth Century) Teilo, monk and bishop, was a major figure in the
church of sixth-century Wales, but no written Life of him survives from earlier than
the eleventh century, so it is difficult to be certain of biographical details.
It uses conventional legendary material to fill out Teilo's life but also gives some
basic information that may be taken as trustworthy, especially where it is
confirmed by earlier evidence of a cult. It tells that Teilo was born near Penally,
which is ...
There is a critical edition of the Life of Teilo contained in it by J. Loth, in Annales
de Bretagne, 9, pp. 81-5, 277-86, 438-46 (1893); 10, pp. 66-77 (1894). See G. H.
Doble, Lives of the Welsh Saints (1971; rp., 1984), pp. 162-206; idem, St Teilo ...
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St Cornelius the Centurion
ST BLAISE bishop and martyr
ST GILBERT OF SEMPRINGHAM abbot and founder
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