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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After the bishops of Africa had condemned Pelagianism at the councils of
Carthage and Milevis in 416, they wrote asking the pope to confirm their
decisions. The pope did so, adding that "in all matters of faith bishops throughout
the world ...
It was a co-worker of Boniface, Burchard of Wurzburg, who put to the pope the
loaded question concerning Pepin's sovereignity over the Franks: Should those
who actually hold power not also lay claim to the royal titles? Zachary agreed that
She shared Bridget's short-lived joy at the return to Rome of Pope Urban V.
Bridget was granted an interview then and presented her Rule for approbation,
which was only partially granted. However, the pope was soon back in Avignon,
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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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