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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On the island of Lindisfarne, the gift of Oswald, Aidan established a monastery on
the Irish model within sight of the castle of Bamburgh, residence of the
Northumbrian kings. While he lived, he was the sole bishop of all Northumbria,
but his ...
The Life by a monk of Lindisfarne says that he had made an attempt to become a
solitary while still at Melrose, but that Eata, on becoming abbot of Lindisfarne
after the departure of Colman (18 Feb.) with those other Irish monks not prepared
He spent Christmas of 686 with the community at Lindisfarne as an act of farewell
, then immediately after retired to his bleak dwelling on Farne to spend the next
two months and three weeks preparing for his death. The monks saw him off.
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ST DAVID OF WALES bishop
ST CHAD abbot and bishop
BD KATHARINE DREXEL foundress
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