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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The cause for confirmation of Simon's cult was introduced in 1833 in terms that,
according to the previous edition of this work, show the promoter as "very
imperfectly acquainted with the facts of his history." The biography by John of
His cult spread rapidly in Flanders and Picardy and reached England through
visits by such as St Dunstan (19 May) to his monasteries at Elnone and Ghent.
The Eyston family dedicated the chapel at East Hendred, in Oxfordshire, to him.
He earned the veneration of the people by his manifest virtue and learning, and a
cult developed soon after his death in 1308, though this was not confirmed until
1911. A.A.S. 3 (191 1), p. 319, gives the rescript for the confirmation of his cult.
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St Cornelius the Centurion
ST BLAISE bishop and martyr
ST GILBERT OF SEMPRINGHAM abbot and founder
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