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 igumen attempted to normalize the situation by forbidding the younger
Symeon access to the older monk, but in young Symeon's eyes this was
tantamount to a denial of grace. Only the expulsion of the novice resolved the
Stephen, one-time bishop of Nicomedia, who held high office within the
patriarch's administration and had an entree to the synod, perhaps because he
held a professorship in the city, did not look favourably on the activities of the
igumen of ...
He was guestmaster, cantor, dispenser, and special guestmaster to those
received in the igumen's quarters. However, Stephen desired the eremitical life.
He approached the igumen Martyrios and told him that for eight years he had
wanted 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
No s’hi han mostrat 19 seccions