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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Her relics were translated again in Chester Cathedral in 1095 (when Goscelin
wrote the Life), and this story is depicted on a misericord: Werburga holds a
crozier in the centre, while a servant hands her the goose; on the right a man
He was consecrated bishop on 9 January 1921 in the cathedral of Canton. He
took charge at a dangerous time, which made his presentiment of a martyr's
death entirely probable of fulfilment. The Kuomintang government of Sun-Yat-
Sen had ...
He was a canon of Winchester Cathedral for some years before becoming a
monk. He then crossed over to France to study at Fleury-sur-Loire (which claims
the relics of St Benedict; 1 1 July) and took the Benedictine habit there. It would
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St Cornelius the Centurion
ST BLAISE bishop and martyr
ST GILBERT OF SEMPRINGHAM abbot and founder
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