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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There was widespread famine following the terribly severe winter of 1125 and the
resulting poor harvests of 1126. The count fed a hundred poor men every day at
Bruges in each of his castles and, at Ypres, distributed 7,800 two-pound loaves ...
She gave medicines and money to the poor while counselling resignation and
patience; the population in the barrios was not appreciative. One of those present
remarked, "If this woman were of no use to anybody, of no account, poor, lacking
He began by opening a House of the Poor, then launched a larger venture aimed
at improving the social order, the Society for the Poor Man's Portion, which, like
the grain of mustard seed, was to become an immense tree. He did not hesitate ...
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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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