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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Then I obtained leave for my baby to remain in prison with me. At once, relieved
of my worry and concern for the child, I recovered my spirits. The prison suddenly
became a palace where I would have chosen to be rather than anywhere else.
Secundulus died in prison before the examination; the others were reserved for
the shows planned to entertain the soldiers at the military camp on the festival of
Geta, whom the emperor Severus had made Caesar some four years before.
She may have met him there herself, for she visited those in prison for their
religion and helped them as she could, spiritually and materially, but she also
knew the inside of the prison from having been detained there three times, once ...
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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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