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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Pope Innocent III canonized her in 1200. SS Henry and Cunegund are usually
represented together, wearing imperial robes and a crown and holding a lily or a
model of a church between them. This was no mere artistic device, for the
She was canonized by Pope John Paul II in 1989, about seven hundred years
after her death and just as the Czechs were throwing off the yoke of Communism.
AA.SS., Mar., 1, pp. 501-29; Leon, 1, pp. 339^8. St Colette of Corbie, Abbess ...
The canonization was again taken up, but still the pope did not act. It was at this
time that Catherine met Catherine of Siena, who, like Bridget, was given the task
of bringing the papacy back to Rome. The pope had planned that the two women
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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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ST DAVID OF WALES bishop
ST CHAD abbot and bishop
BD KATHARINE DREXEL foundress
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