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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On the death of Emperor Otto III, who had no children, Henry, scion of the house
of Saxony, successfully pressed his claim to the throne of Germany. He was
crowned by Archbishop Willigis at Mainz, and two months later Cunegund was ...
The author of the account of the trial and martyrdom declares that he is an
eyewitness of the events and offers definite dates which place them in the reign
of the emperor Decius, but Eusebius speaks of Aurelius as the emperor at the
Acacius then persuaded Emperor Constantius to summon another council. Fresh
accusations were made, including one most likely to incense the emperor. Cyril
was accused of having sold a gold-brocaded vestment given by Constantine 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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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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