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 group of missionaries left behind, seeing that Swithbert's efforts had met with
success, chose him to be consecrated bishop, for he was "a modest and sober
man outwardly and, inwardly, humble in spirit." Swithbert returned to England ...
Perhaps forced by events, notably the death of Tuda, bishop of the Northumbrian
people, Oswiu intervened and sent Chad to Kent to be consecrated bishop of the
church of York. Did Oswiu intend to rebuff Ahlfrith or was the abbot from Deira's ...
He sent him with an urgent letter to King Childebert in Paris, containing a request
that Paul be consecrated a bishop. In spite of the candidate's protestations, King
Childebert had him consecrated and sent him back to Leon. Paul continued to ...
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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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