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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649) This Paul became a monk after being a courtier. He first retired as a hermit
to Mount Voge (now named Paulsberg after him) near Trier, then entered the
monastery of Tholey, where he was the monastic baker for a time and then
1399; 5 Oct.), who became the chief inspiration for his reform programme. He
became confessor and adviser to Catherine (daughter of John of Gaunt) when
her husband King Henry II of Castile died, and he helped with the education of
He was born into a relatively poor family in Brittany; his parents were deeply
pious, and his father became a priest and his mother a nun. After his schooling in
Brittany he went on to the university of Paris and duly received his doctorate.
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St Cornelius the Centurion
ST BLAISE bishop and martyr
ST GILBERT OF SEMPRINGHAM abbot and founder
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