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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Inevitably, Sr Joanna Maria became a source of division both inside and outside
the community. Many thought her the victim of diabolic deception if not
possession; in addition the abbess was concerned about the Inquisition. The
young nun ...
There is no precise information as to what he did while he was there, but it is
probable that he came to know the monastic way of life and became a monk
there, as this alone explains his later zeal in establishing monastic foundations.
She spent four years in prison and finally became a nun in Louvain. Two of
Margaret's sons became priests. ... While still a young boy he became a Catholic
and went to the Continent, where for a time he was a student in Douai College.
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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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