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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To his surprise, Cuthbert began to instruct him about the disposal of his body.
Hearing this, Herefrith asked whether he ought not to leave some monks behind
to look after him, but Cuthbert, with a tinge of sadness, would not have it. They left
whose perpetual virginity and perfect purity he exalts: "You have guarded the
integrity of the temple [of your body]; you have kept your tabernacle free from all
sin, so the Father becomes your guest, the Holy Spirit overshadows you and the ...
Body and soul could so interweave their demands that, without disciplining both,
one might get nowhere in the drive to acquire the virtues. Yet the body is not an
enemy; we are simply fallen creatures: "How can I hate [my body] when my
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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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