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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The beginnings of the French Revolution hardly impinged on life in the seminary,
but from 1791 every priest was called on to take the oath of fidelity to the State,
required by the Civil Constitution on the Clergy (see "Martyrs of the French ...
However, it is as a reformer of the clergy that Chrodegang is remembered. There
was a general decline of morality among the secular clergy, encouraged by the
laxity and lawlessness of the times. Chrodegang determined to put his own ...
The brotherhood of Friends, loosely held together through personal contacts or
existing in groups around a spiritual director, was to be found all along the Rhine,
in Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands, among clergy and religious but ...
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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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