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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He went first to Reims in 1581 and was subsequently enrolled as a student at the
English College in Rome in October 1583. After a year in Rome he left on
account of ill health and then returned to Douai. He was ordained at Laon in
After being ordained he felt called to a stricter life and, renouncing all pleasures,
began to subject himself to very severe mortification. So on fire was he with
divine love that he seemed to communicate it to his hearers, who seemed never
Ordained priest in 1836, he began his apostolic ministry in Catalonia. He was
imprisoned by liberal sympathizers in the castle of Monjuich; freed the following
year, he went into a long exile in France (1840-51), where he divided his time ...
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ST DAVID OF WALES bishop
ST CHAD abbot and bishop
BD KATHARINE DREXEL foundress
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