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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Luke gives his account from Mary's standpoint, while Matthew's concentrates on
Joseph, but the two evangelists are agreed on some basic points: Jesus is
conceived without human intercourse by Mary through the action of the Holy
Spirit and ...
Luke wrote his Gospel some seventy to ninety years after the events he narrates,
after carefully ascertaining the facts. If Mary divulged those things that she had
kept in her heart concerning her son's conception and birth, it would have been to
The birth of John to the barren Elizabeth is the sign that these things will be
accomplished, for, as in the case of Sara, nothing is impossible to God. Casting
herself in the form of a slave, as her son would do in his Incarnation, Mary
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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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