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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11 St Sophronius, Patriarch of Jerusalem (c. 550-639) Recent scholarship now
accepts that Sophronius, patriarch of Jerusalem, is the same person as
Sophronius the Sophist. This makes him one of the most engaging personalities
of his time, ...
When the Persians began their incursions into the Roman Empire in 604,
Moschus took refuge at Antioch on the Orontes in Syria, and subsequently
Moschus and Sophronius were together in Egypt, where they stayed for about ten
years and ...
Awed by the solemn appeal Sophronius made in that fearful and venerable place
and considering the episcopal dignity which by the grace of God had been
conferred on me, I travelled to Rome without a second thought. I am here before
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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
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