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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Among those arrested in this wave of persecutions, which lasted to 1840, were
two Spanish Dominicans, Bishop Ignacio Delgado and Bishop Domingo Henarez
, both of whom had worked in the region for about fifty years. Bishop Ignacio was
sea captain, Matthew Gam, who had been arrested for smuggling foreign priests
into the country. He died on 11 November 1847 and is numbered among the 117
canonized martyrs. The emperor Tu Duc issued decrees against Christianity in ...
He landed at Dunwich in Suffolk and was confined there with a high fever until he
was arrested on 15 January 1583. His efforts to pass himself off as a merchant
from York were frustrated by the fact that his luggage contained five hundred ...
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St Cornelius the Centurion
ST BLAISE bishop and martyr
ST GILBERT OF SEMPRINGHAM abbot and founder
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