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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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 became headmaster of the monastic school. Paulsberg had ...
of monastic observance. These imposed the Benedictine Rule on all monasteries
, supplanting earlier varied observances such as the Roman, the laus perennis (
unceasing celebration of the divine office, stemming from the Burgundian royal ...
He was part of a widespread current of reform of monastic life issuing in new
Congregations and came into contact with other ascetic figures such as St
Bernard of Tiron (25 Apr.), who founded the abbey from which the Benedictine
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St Cornelius the Centurion
ST BLAISE bishop and martyr
ST GILBERT OF SEMPRINGHAM abbot and founder
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