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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His spirituality was very much of his time, and very much a Latin spirituality of his
time. He himself kept a spiritual diary, including all the resolutions made during
annual retreats, for forty years. This shows a remarkable consistency in his ...
Evagrius backed this up by positing a development in the spiritual life from "
practice" to "gnosis," thereby opening up the ... the Middle Ages in ways that can
be seen as being at least as dangerous to Christian spirituality as beneficial to it.
But all had to maintain the right order, which was the primacy of the spiritual over
the secular, and in this sense Peter introduced the idea that philosophy was the
handmaid of theology. He was the first to set out the ideal of sancta simplicitas, ...
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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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