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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To ensure that their children should know the poor as individuals, Emma,
Katharine's stepmother (Hannah, her own mother, having died only five weeks
after Katharine's birth), opened their city home to Philadelphia's poor three days a
Alexander V died in 1410, and John XXIII was elected pope. With the help of
Louis of Anjou he drove Ladislaus out of Rome; Louis withdrew too soon,
Ladislaus pretended peace, and the city was again given over to pillage. Lorenzo
fled into ...
He lived to extreme old age and died in his monastery at Batz. He was said to be
endowed with the gift of prescience and, according to Wrmonoc, foretold the
incursions of the Northmen. The name of his episcopal seat, Leon, was changed
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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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