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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18 ST CYRIL OF JERUSALEM, Bishop and Doctor (c. 315-86) St Cyril of
Jerusalem was a man of gentle and conciliatory disposition whose lot it was to
live at a time of bitter religious controversy. Nothing is known for certain of his
early life, but ...
Cyril was condemned and driven out of Jerusalem. 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
28 St Hesychius of Jerusalem (c. 450) Hesychius, priest of Jerusalem, has been
described as an "almost anonymous witness to Christian tradition," such was his
diffidence and modesty. By the accidents of history, moreover, only a portion of ...
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ST DAVID OF WALES bishop
ST CHAD abbot and bishop
BD KATHARINE DREXEL foundress
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