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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John Laurence Weiss was born in Konnersreuth in Bavaria, the second of the six
children of John and Regina Weiss. He was educated by the Cistercians but
attracted to the Franciscans, who had often preached in Konnersreuth and fired
St Ansovinus, Bishop (840) Ansovinus was born at Camerino in Umbria, Italy.
After ordination to the priesthood he retired to a solitary spot at Castel Raimondo
near Torcello and soon acquired a reputation for sanctity and miracles. When he
The use of these messianic texts leaves no doubt now as to the identity of the son
to be born, but Mary is shown as still puzzled, now on her own account. She is
engaged though not married to Joseph: she is still a virgin. The angel speaks of a
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ST DAVID OF WALES bishop
ST CHAD abbot and bishop
BD KATHARINE DREXEL foundress
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