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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"Death," says St Julian, "is not a good in itself, but it is a good to those who are
good, for it is the gateway to life." Love and the desire to be united to God are
sufficient to extinguish in us the natural fear of death: "However great the horror of
The women were taken before the cadi again, but as they would not be deflected
from their purpose they were finally condemned to death. Maria's body was found
and taken to Cuteclara; Flora's was never recovered, though their heads were ...
The council had long determined on her death and would secure it by whatever
means lay at hand. What she wished to circumvent at all costs was precisely a
trial by jury in which her children and servants would be called upon to witness ...
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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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