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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It was the custom in Eastern monasteries for the igumen to address the
community after the office of Prime on the subject of monastic spirituality and
observance. The addresses made by Symeon, the Catecheses, were copied
down and even ...
At the age of thirty-nine, on 12 July 1871, Sr Agnes entered the monastery of St
Se'man El-Qarn of the Baladite Order, one of the two monastic Congregations
into which the 1695 Maronite Order of Lebanon had split in 1770. She took her ...
The description he gives of the monastic prison he visited in Egypt might now
seem the most shocking part of his treatise. He himself passes no judgment on
the system but unquestionably admires the invincible faith with which these
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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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