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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They were interrogated by him in the forum before a crowd of people and invited
to offer sacrifice to the gods, but they refused. When Asclepiades was asked what
God he worshipped, he replied, "Jesus Christ." "Is that another god?" Polemon ...
Catherine may not have known all the facts of the case when her mother asked
her to remain with her in Rome. She agreed, but without enthusiasm, as her
subsequent wavering between acceptance and refusal was to show. On the one
He died on the Monday of Low Week, 30 March. At the end of his biography
Leontius returns to the traits he most valued in the old man: "Whatever help,
spiritual or material he was asked to give, he gave. He received and honoured all
with the ...
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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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