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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The foundress stood firm, appointing Sr Placide as assistant general and
entrusting her with the task of establishing a new foundation. While Sr Marie's
jealousy is easily understood, the rationale that lay behind the foundress'
decisions is less ...
A strange period followed: Sr Placide put to the chapter the need for her to
complete the task laid on her by the foundress to collect funds for the restoration
of the abbey church. She therefore proposed that her election be waived for a
Somehow Sr Martha managed to feed all the many extra mouths for almost six
months. A special relationship beween Mother Placide and Sr Martha was an
enormous source of strength to the superior, but to Sr Martha, bearing the burden
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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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