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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Many — native clergy and laity as well as foreign missionaries — died in the
years that followed, including Frs Augustin Schoffler and Jean-Louis Bonnard,
both of whom had studied at the college for foreign missionaries in Paris. Fr
He had originally been friendly to the missionaries but for various reasons turned
against Christianity, and in 1587 he issued an edict expelling all the missionaries
. The edict was not carried out, but the missionaries were forced to act with ...
While numbers of European and later American missionaries increased,
numbers of Chinese priests, nuns, and lay helpers grew more rapidly, so that a
real indigenization of the Christian Churches in China took place in the first half
of the ...
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St Cornelius the Centurion
ST BLAISE bishop and martyr
ST GILBERT OF SEMPRINGHAM abbot and founder
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