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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He was instructed in Christian doctrine by the Jesuit Cornelius a Lapide, the
famous scripture scholar, remaining in Louvain for two years until a financial
crisis forced the college to send away its students. He then spent six months in
The trial was to be a contest between the archbishop and the Jesuit mostly on a
theological level, beyond the grasp of the rest of the court, but the first questions
put to the prisoner were intended to implicate him from the start: "Have you said ...
"Unless you do the King's will, worse will follow." "... I will not alter or add to
anything I have said. What you are going to do to me by God's permission, do
quickly. I beg no mercy. One thing only I ask, that what you do, you do quickly."
The Jesuit ...
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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 DAVID OF WALES bishop
ST CHAD abbot and bishop
BD KATHARINE DREXEL foundress
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