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 continued to send him advice, which was largely responsible for the Roman
character of the church Boniface established in Germany — eventually to
become the model for the Carolingian reform of the Frankish Church. In Rome,
Charlemagne had been crowned emperor by the pope in 800, and Benedict's
reforms earned his approval. The Frankish "Holy Roman" empire assumed a far
greater role in the affairs of the Church than had the kingdom it superseded.
Like other Orders in Spain, they had degenerated in practice and were then
caught up in the great sixteenth-century movement of reform typified by the
Discalced Carmelites led by St Teresa of Avila (15 Oct.), who knew John Baptist
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St Cornelius the Centurion
ST BLAISE bishop and martyr
ST GILBERT OF SEMPRINGHAM abbot and founder
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