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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Soon after his ordination he became known as an outstanding preacher. His
biographers record that his sermons, which brought about numerous conversions
wherever he went, were always based on the Bible, St Thomas, and the Fathers ...
but he requested the provincial chapter for leave to give all his time to preaching.
The same success attended his preaching on the island as on the mainland, so
much so that no church could hold the crowds who came to hear him. He brought
Anne-Eugenie was expected to attend Lenten sermons, and she chose to go to
Notre Dame for Lacordaire's second series. It was on the last day that the
preacher's words struck home: "It is prayer that re-establishes our relationship
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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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