Butler's lives of the saints
Burns & Oates, 29 de juny 1999 - 293 pàgines
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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600) Spain lay at the periphery of the Roman Empire yet seemed to attract to and
intensify within itself all the turmoil once experienced at the centre. The fourth and
fifth centuries saw the antagonisms between Catholic and Arian, barbarian ...
Initially, Acacius may have held mildly Arian views, but his position was veering
toward an outright Arianism, although the party he had founded, the Homoians (
omoios, similar), aimed at a middle position between Arian and semi-Arian.
He made his way to Tarsus, where he was warmly received by Silvanus, a semi-
Arian, and where he remained pending an appeal to a higher court. Two years
later his appeal came before the Council of Seleucia, which was made up of ...
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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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In its original form, this work was a classic statement for a broad English-speaking audience; the publisher recently lightly updated and expanded it, republishing it in 12 volumes. This publication ... Llegeix la ressenya completa
ST DAVID OF WALES bishop
ST CHAD abbot and bishop
BD KATHARINE DREXEL foundress
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