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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St Louise de Marillac, Foundress (1590-1660) Louise de Marillac, under the
direction and inspiration of St Vincent de Paul (19 July), launched one of the most
impressive movements to alleviate and remedy the sufferings of the poor in the ...
Louise found herself teaching the girls to read and write, to live with each other,
imparting not only Christian doctrine but the desire to love God above all things
communicating her understanding of this new vocation, at once religious and as
In addition to the formation of the Sisters, Louise conducted retreats for those
Ladies who had come to value her spiritual gifts. More and more her own self-
dedication led her into the mystery of Christ and to a close union with him.
Carried on ...
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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
No s’hi han mostrat 19 seccions