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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governed his archdiocese well and was widely renowned for his sanctity he
incurred the displeasure of the effective ruler, Pepin of Herstal, who banished him
on a false accusation to the monastery of Hautmont-sur-Sambre, in Hainault,
603; AA.SS., Feb., 2, pp. 361-72; Bibl.SS.,8, 1140-1. St Sisebutus, Abbot (1086)
The monastery of San Pedro de Cardefia, outside Burgos in northern Spain, is for
ever bound up with the figure of Spain's national hero, Rodrigo Diaz de Vivar, ...
Many legends were told of him, mostly relating to nature and the elements as is
common in Irish traditions concerning the saints: he made a willow tree bear
apples and sorrel to help a sick child recover; he was shut out of his monastery
by an ...
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St Cornelius the Centurion
ST BLAISE bishop and martyr
ST GILBERT OF SEMPRINGHAM abbot and founder
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