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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A warrior queen named Mavis from one of these tribes led bands of marauders to
harass the imperial troops, who mounted an expedition against her; this took on a
religious aspect and led to her agreeing to accept evangelization of her ...
The new Roman Martyrology entry (in which she is named as Cointha) appears
to be based on Eusebius. Eusebius, H E., 6, 41; Bibl.SS., 10, 1310-11. St Nicetius
of Besanc;on, Bishop (before 610) The accounts we have of Nicetius (Nicet, ...
After lamenting the fact that so many fell away from the faith in the face of threats
and torture, Dionysius describes those who stood firm, among whom was an old
man named Julian, so crippled with gout that he could not stand, let alone walk.
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We are transformed by the people we have been transmuted from herein portrayed. A lovely book of stories of places we have been and will forever inhabit. Their stories are our stories. Llegeix la ressenya completa
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St Cornelius the Centurion
ST BLAISE bishop and martyr
ST GILBERT OF SEMPRINGHAM abbot and founder
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