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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or's opponents, who did not look with favour on the Roman mission and feared
the friars' influence at court, began to spread malicious gossip about them. The
emperor sent them to Tigre for safety, but then the populace turned on the
The last two Jesuits working in Scotland were obliged to leave in 1611. John
Ogilvie wished to undertake the mission to Scotland, now more perilous than
ever. He was less oblivious of the dangers than Aquaviva, the general of the
Order, who ...
In 1648 two massacres took place requiring a re-siting of the mission. This new
site was breached on 16 March 1649. De Brebeuf and Gabriel Lalemant (17
March) were in another village four kilometres away, but that too was taken.
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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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